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pinWhat does Johan mean?

Johan /jo-han/ as a boys' name is of Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of Johan is "God is gracious". Johan is a German, Scandinavian form of John (Hebrew).


pinVariations

Johan has 2 variants: Jehan and Johon.

Johan has 32 more relations via John: Ean, Eian, Euan, Evan, Ewan, Gian, Ian, Ivan, Iwan, Jan, Jean, Jian, Joao, Jock, Jocko, Johanan, Johann, Johannes, Johnie, Johnn, Johnnie, Johnny, Jon, Jona, Jovan, Jovanni, Juan, Juwan, Sean, Shane, Shaun and Shawn.

Kreatif forms: Johanju, Jonhan, Jujohan. [more]

pinHow popular is Johan?

Johan is a rare given name for males but a somewhat popular surname for all people (#116123 out of 150436, Top 77%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Shown below is the birth name popularity of Johan for boys. Johan was first listed in 1998 and reached its apex position of #451 in the U.S. in the year 2008, and is at #579 currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Johan name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Johan outside U.S.

Shown below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Johan and associated names. Ean (#997 last year), Euan, Evan (#58), Ewan, Ian (#77), Ivan (#132), Jan, Jean, Johann, Johannes, John (#26), Johnie, Johnnie, Johnny (#299), Jon (#675), Jovan, Jovanni (#943), Juan (#98), Juwan, Sean (#193), Shane (#277), Shaun (#742) and Shawn (#323) are the prominent varying forms of Johan (#579 last year). Other forms, like Johanan, are uncommon. These forms of Johan were favored by parents during the years 1980-1989 (median #514) and are somewhat less common today (#642, 26% less), with forms such as Ean, Jon, Jovan, Jovanni and Shaun becoming somewhat outmoded. Evan, Ian, Johan, Sean, Shane and Shawn, and there is a rekindling in baby name usage for Evan. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Johan, Ean, Evan, Ian, Ivan in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jan, Jean, Johann, John, Johnie in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Johnnie, Johnny, Jon, Jovan, Jovanni in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Juan, Juwan, Sean, Shane, Shaun, Shawn in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Johan, Euan, Evan, Ewan, Ian outside U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Johannes, John, Sean, Shane, Shaun, Shawn outside U.S.


pinSimilar Names

Recommended similar baby names are Jahan, Jalan, Jaran, Johar, Jonah, Jonn, Joran, Jorgan, Rohan and Sohan. These names tend to be more frequently used than Johan.

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