What does Yochanan mean?
Associated with: gracious.
1 more alternative form via John: Johann.Creative forms:
(male) Yachanan, Yochayan, ..
(female) Yochana, Yochanani, .. Middle name pairings:
Yochanan Brantley (Y.B.), ..
How popular is Yochanan?
Yochanan is a rare first name for men. Yochanan is an equally rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Yochanan (outside Top 2000) are Johann (#1292 from current records) and John (#26). Adoption of these forms of Yochanan was well-received among parents in the 1880s (average #1000) and is now much lower (#659, ▼93.3%), with the version John becoming less stylish. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Achidan, Aodhagan, Bohdan, Buchanan, Chanan, Chandan, Chayan, Cochran, Conan, Donavan, Donnan, Eachan, Eachann, Elchana, Elchanah, Elchanan, Elhanan, Elhannan, Eoghan, Hanan, Ishaan▲, Janan, Johan▲, Jordaan, Lachlan▲, Lachman, Mochan, Mohegan, Mohican, Monahan, Nachman, Pathalan (see Parthalan), Powhatan, Rohan▲, Ronan▲, Roshan, Scanlan, Shaan, Shanan, Shannan, Shayan, Sohan, Solaman, Yanai, Yann, Yonas, Youman, Yovanni, Yovanny and Yucatan. Like Yochanan, these names are not commonly used.See names in meaning and etymology.