What does Yonas mean?
(male) Yanas, Yonai, ..
(female) Yonia, Yora, .. Middle name pairings:
Yonas Zaiden (Y.Z.), ..
How popular is Yonas?
Yonas is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a somewhat prominent surname for all people (#133114 out of 150436, Top 88%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with similar and related boy names. Jonas (#429 in recent rankings) is the only prominent alternative form of Yonas (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000. Adoption of this form of Yonas was at its most widespread in the year 2008 (#274) and is somewhat less today (#429, 39.3% less usage). (2015 Birth Statistics)
Yonas is pronounced similarly to Aeneas, Aineas, Eneas, Enis, Enneas, Ennis, Enos▼, Ines, Innes, Innis, Ioanis and Yannis. Other suggested similar names are Boas, Colas, Rodas, Tomas, Yanai and Zenas. These names tend to be more commonly used than Yonas.See names in meaning and etymology.