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What does Yanno mean?

Yanno Pronunciation of Yanno [yan-no] as a name for boys is of Hebrew origin, and Yanno means "God is gracious". Yanno is a variant form of John (Hebrew).

Associated with: gracious.


Yanno has 2 variants: Anno and Yanni.

23 more alternative forms via John: Ean, Gianni, Giannos, Hannes, Hanno, Hans, Hansl, Heanno, Iain, Ian, Ivann, Jan, Janek, Janko, Janne, Janos, Jeannot, Jianni, Seann, Vanek, Vanko, Vanya and Zane.

Creative forms:
(male) Yano, Yanyo, ..

(female) Yanne, Yannia, ..

Middle name pairings:
Yanno Amin (Y.A.), ..

How popular is Yanno?

Yanno is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#146011 out of 150436, Top 97%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Ean (#977 in 2015), Gianni (#564), Hannes, Hans (#1411), Iain, Ian (#76), Jan (#1677), John (#26) and Zane (#233) are the prominent varying forms of Yanno (outside Top 2000). Other forms, like Janko, are uncommon. These forms of Yanno were favored a century ago (adoption of 8.2%) and have become significantly less widespread since (adoption 1%, 88%), with forms such as Jan becoming less in vogue. Ean, Gianni, Ian and Zane are four of the more fashionable boy names here. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ean, Gianni, Hans, Iain, Ian in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jan, John, Zane in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Hannes, Iain, Ian, John, Zane outside U.S.

Similar Names

Yanno is alike in pronunciation to Ennio, Enno and Yanai. Other recommended names are Benno, Danno, Jano, Kano, Mano, Yago, Yamino, Yance, Yancy, Yann, Yannic and Yannis. Like Yanno, these names are not commonly used.

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