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RATE THIS NAME 4.33

jack

DIMINUTIVE OF:
jackin, john
LANGUAGE FAMILY:
afro-asiatic > semitic > central semitic > hebrew
ORIGIN:
hebrew 
NAME ROOT:
YÔCHÂNÂN > YEHOCHANAN > IōáNNēS
NATIVE NAME ROOT:
YÔCHÂNÂN (יוֹחָנָן) IōáNNēS (Ἰωάννης)
MEANING:
This name derives from the Ancient Greek Iōánnēs (Ἰωάννης), which in turn is a form of the Hebrew name Yôchânân / Yehochanan which means "graced by Yahweh, God is gracious". There are numerous forms of the name in different languages. This name is part of the largest etymological root of names made up of more than five hundred variations between male and female in different languages. The name “John” had gained popularity among Jews in Judea and Galilee by the time the area became a province of the Roman Empire in 6 A.D. John Hyrcanus was the first king of the Hasmonean Dynasty and was the nephew of Judas Maccabeus. It was the given name of Yochanan ben Zechariah, a Jewish prophet known in English as John the Baptist.
KEYWORDS:
BIBLICAL

Usage

  • danishdanish
  • englishenglish
  • finnishfinnish
  • germangerman
  • greenlandicgreenlandic
  • icelandicicelandic
  • irishirish
  • norwegiannorwegian
  • scottishscottish
  • swedishswedish
  • welshwelsh

Related names

VARIANTS
danish
johannes, jens, johann, jensen, ian, jensenius, jonas, jeanica, jean
english
evan, janson, sean, shane, shaun, shawn, shayne, shan, jackson, jansen, jensen, ian, jaxon, jaxson, yancy, yancey, shon, shaine, yani
finnish
johannes, jens, johann, juhana, juhani, ian, jonas, jean
german
johannes, jens, johann, ian, jonas, Janosch
greenlandic
johannes, jens, ian, jonas
icelandic
jens, jóhann, jóhannes, Ían
irish
evan, sean, seÁn, shane, jackson, ian, eoin, jaxon, eóin, eoinn, eion
norwegian
johannes, jens, johann, jensen, ian, jensenius, jensinius, jonas, jean
scottish
jackson, ian, eoin, iain, jock, seoc, jaxon
swedish
johannes, jens, johann, jensen, jonas, jean
welsh
evan, iwan, ioan, jackson, jaxon, SIÔN
FEMININE
danish
hannah, joanna, johanne, jane, johanna, joanne, joann, janina, jean, johnna, johna, janine, jeni, jeanne, ioanna, jensa, jensia, jensigne, jensine, jensmine, jenssine, joana, Johana, Javanna, Johane, Jeana, Jeanie, Jeanita, Jeanna, Jeanni, Jeannie, Jeanny, Shanne, Jensina, Jansine, Joanita, Juanitta, Evian
english
wanna, hannah, joanna, jane, shavonne, shevaun, shevon, johanna, joanne, joann, shanene, shauna, seanna, shawna, jean, johnna, johna, genette, janel, janele, janella, janene, janessa, janine, janis, jayna, jennie, jessi, jayne, jeni, jeane, jenetta, jeanne, janaya, evanna, evanne, evanny, evana, evonna, evania, seana, Jehane
finnish
hannah, joanna, johanne, jane, johanna, joanne, joann, janina, jean, janine, jeni, jeanne, ioanna, jahanna, joana, Juhanna, Juuhanna, Joanina, Jeana, Jeanna, Jensina, Janiina, Janniina, Joenna, Joanita, Evian
german
hannah, jane, johanna, joanne, janina, janine, jeanne, jehanne, ioanna, jensine, joana, janin
greenlandic
johanne, jane, johanna, jensigne, jensine, Juaanna, Juãna, Ujuãna
icelandic
jane, jóhanna, Jóanna, Sjana, Jensína
irish
wanna, hannah, shavonne, shevaun, chevonne, shevon, siobhan, seána, evanna, Siobhán
norwegian
hannah, joanna, johanne, jane, johanna, joanne, joann, janina, jean, johnna, johna, janine, jeanne, ioanna, jense, jensenette, jensine, jensy, jentine, joana, Johana, Johane, Jeanie, Jeanita, Jeannie, Jensina
scottish
wanna, hannah, jean
swedish
hannah, joanna, johanne, jane, johanna, joanne, joann, janina, jean, johnna, johna, janine, jeni, jeanne, ioanna, jensa, jensine, joana, Johana, Javanna, Johane, Joanina, Johanina, Johannina, Jeana, Jeanie, Jeanita, Jeanna, Jeanni, Jeannie, Jeanny, Jensina, Jansine, Jen, Joanita, Evian
welsh
sioned, siÂn, evanna, evanne
PET & SHORT FORM
danish
john, hannes, hanno, hans, hansi, jahn, hanne, yanick, yannic, yannick, jannick, jannik, janne, jannis, jan, hanni, hasse, hassi, Joan, Joen, Jannich, Yannik, Janich, Janick, johan, Jonis, Junis, Jønes, Jahan, Jannes, Hanns
english
john, johnie, johnnie, jannis, jeanie, jonnie
finnish
john, hannes, hanno, hans, hansi, hanne, yanick, yannick, jannik, jani, janne, jannis, jan, jukka, jussi, juha, juho, hannu, hannus, hanski, hanssi, hansu, hasse, Joan, Yanik, Yannik, johan, Jonis, Jannes, Hanns
german
hänsel, john, hannes, hanno, hans, hansi, hasso, jahn, hanne, yanick, yannic, jannick, jannik, janne, jannis, jan, hanke, wanja, Yannik, Janick, johan, Jannes, hennes, Hanns, Janik
greenlandic
john, jannick, jannik, jan, Juaat, johan
icelandic
john, hannes, hans, jan, Jóann, Jónsi, johan, Jón, Jóhann
norwegian
john, hannes, hanno, hans, hansi, jahn, hanne, yannic, yannick, jannick, jannik, janne, jannis, jan, hassa, hasse, Joan, Yannik, johan, Jøns, Jonis, Jænis, Jahan
scottish
jockie, jocky, teasag
swedish
john, hannes, hanno, hans, hansi, hanne, yanick, yannic, yannick, jannick, jannik, janne, jannis, jan, hampus, hanni, hasse, Joan, Joen, Yanik, Yannik, Janic, Janich, Janick, johan, Jöns, Jonis, Junis, Jahan, Jannes, Jonke, Hanns
welsh
Jac, Siôni

Use in other languages

LANGUAGES
albanian
jovan, gjon, gjin, gjovan, gjovanin, gjovalin, gjuvan
arabic
yaḥyà, yaya, yaḥyā
armenian
hovhannes, ohannes, Yovhannes
basque
ion, ganix, jon, Iban
belarusian
yanka, yanek
bosnian
Džejn
bulgarian
yoan, yan, yanka
catalan
JOAN
croatian
Džejn
dutch
evan, johannes
english - african american
deshaun, deshawn, keshaun, lashawn, keshawn, rashaun, rashawn
esperanto
johano
estonian
johannes, juhan
faroese
jens, ian, jóhannus, jóhan, Jóanes, Jóanis, Jóannes, Jóannis
filipino
johann, sean, juan
french
evan, johann, yann, yanis, jean
galician
XOÁN
georgian
ioane, iovane, vano
greek
Iánni, Iánnis, ioánnis, giánnis, giánnos
hawaiian
keoni
hebrew
yuhanon, yochanan, yehochanan
hungarian - magyar
jÁnos
italian
giovanni, giovani, iviano
latin
johannes, joannes, iohannes
latvian
jānis, Ansis, Hanss, Džons, Jans, Johans, Žanis
lithuanian
jonaitis, janavičius, januitis, jonas
macedonian
jovan
old danish
jens, iohannes
old norse
johannes
old swedish
johannes, jens, iohannes
pacific islander
sione
polish
iwan, janusz
portuguese
joÃo, giovani
portuguese - brazilian
geovanny
romanian
ioan, ion
russian
ioann
serbian
jovan, Džejn
slovak
jÁn
slovene
janez
spanish
juan, xuan, geovanny, Ibán
turkish
yaḥyà, yaya

Geographical spread (only living languages)

Popularity & Ranking

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New Age curiosities (only for entertainment purposes)

7
Numerological Values:
7

Number 7 individuals are analytical and inquisitive. They have a thirst for knowledge and often make great academics, researchers or scientists. They have a strong sense of independence and tend to do things their own way. Number 7 individuals are believed to be self-reliant and may come across as reserved.

Chakra Number:
7: The number of the Crown Chakra "Sahasrara"

Violet is the color of the crown chakra and it is the color of cosmic awareness and cosmic consciousness. It is a unifying color, the color of oneness and spirituality. The energy of this color is very healing and can soothe away pain. Learn more about this powerful spiritual color.

Color meaning:

The color violet relates to the imagination and spirituality. It stimulates the imagination and inspires high ideals. It is an introspective color, allowing us to get in touch with our deeper thoughts. The difference between violet and purple is that violet appears in the visible light spectrum, or rainbow, whereas purple is simply a mix of red and blue. Violet has the highest vibration in the visible spectrum.

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Name Songs

Song Artist
HEY JACK KEROUAC 10,000 MANIACS
CIGARETTES, JACK DANIELS AND CAFFEINE ALAN JACKSON
JACK (L'ÉVENTREUR N'EST PLUS À LONDRES) ALEXANDRE BELLIARD
JACK ANTOINE GRATTON
JACK AND JILL AVANT
HI JACK BARRABAS
JUNIPER JACK BASKET EDDY
CAPTAIN JACK BILLY JOEL
BLACK JACK DAVEY BOB DYLAN
JACK OF ALL TRADES BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN
SOUL JACK CAPTAIN MERCIER
SMACKWATER JACK CAROLE KING
JACK MONOLOY CATHERINE SAUVAGE
GINGER JACK CHANDELIERS
FICHE LE CAMP, JACK CHRIS CAROL 
FICHE LE CAMP, JACK CINDY DANIEL 
JACK MONOLOY COLETTE RENARD 
JACK IN THE PINE BOX CURTIS PLUM
HEY JACK! DAVID JALBERT
JACK RUBY DEEP PURPLE
HIT THAT JIVE JACK DIANA KRALL
JACK THE BEAR DUKE ELLINGTON
JACK, TU N'ES PAS UN ANGE + AU JACK AU MOIS D'AVRIL ÉTIENNE DAHO
JACK LE MAUDIT FACTORY
JACK AND EBONY FIRE MURPHY
MASTER JACK FOUR JACKS AND A JILL
BOOM JACK GAËTAN
GENTLE JACK GEORGES MOUSTAKI
JACK MONOLOY GILLES VIGNEAULT
JACK TATTOO GILLES VIGNEAULT
JACK HINKS GREAT BIG SEA
FICHE LE CAMP, JACK HÉLÈNE BOHY
JACK MONOLOY HÉLÈNE MAURICE  
THE BALLAD OF JACK AND HALEY IKE REILLY
JACK IN-THE-GREEN- JETHRO TULL
FICHE LE CAMP, JACK JACQUES HÉLIAN 
JACK AU BANJO + JACKIN THE BOX JACQUES HIGELIN
JACK IN THE GREEN JETHRO TULL
JACK AND DIANE JOHN COUGAR MELLENCAMP
JACK & DIANE JOHN MELLENCAMP
NICE MAN JACK JOHN MILES
JIM, JACK, AND ROSE JOHNNY BUSH
BOSS JACK JOHNNY CASH
SIR JACK L'EVENTREUR JULIETTE GRÉCO
JITTERBUG JACK JUST LIKE T.H.A.T.!
JACK AND JILL KIM RICHEY
RAMBLIN' JACK KRIS KRISTOFFERSON
SURFING JACK LAURENT VOULZY
LA CADILLAC DE JACK LE GRAND ORCHESTRE DU SPLENDID
JACK BORNIOL LE PÉLICAN FRISÉ
FAIS GAFFE MON JACK LES B.B.
BOB ET JACK LES BLAIREAUX
JACK MONOLOY LES JÉROLAS 
TEMPTED BY THE JACK LIQUID DAYDREAM
JACK LOUISE BERTIGNAC
JOYEUX NOËL JACK MENDELSON
THE HOUSE THAT JACK BUILT METALLICA
JACK THE RIPPER - BEETHOVEN WAS DEAF MORRISSEY
UNCLE JACK MÖTLEY CRÜE
FICHE LE CAMP, JACK NANCY HOLLOWAY
JACK MONOLOY NATALIE CHOQUETTE
FROM A JACK TO A KING NED MILLER
JACK MONOLOY PAULINE JULIEN
MR. JACK PHILIPPE CLAY
MON POTE JACK (MY FRIEND JACK) RAMON PIPIN
HIT THE ROAD JACK RAY CHARLES
JACK AND JILL RAYDIO
RANGER JACK REDNEX
FICHE LE CAMP, JACK RICHARD ANTHONY
JACK VS. JOSE ROGER CLYNE & THE PEACEMAKERS
JUMPIN’ JACK FLASH ROLLING STONES
JACK ET JO SACHA DISTEL
JACK THE RIPPER SCREAMING LORD SUTCH & THE SAVAGES
BLOODY JACK SERGE GAINSBOURG
JACK TALKED STAN RIDGEWAY
MR. JACK SYSTEM OF A DOWN
JACK'S LAMENT THE ALL-AMERICAN REJECTS
JACK AND GINGER THE BO-KEYS
MANNY, MOE AND JACK THE DICKIES
BLACK JACK THE HIVES
JUMPIN' JACK FLASH THE ROLLING STONES
HAPPY JACK THE WHO
JACK TOM PETTY
JACK LE VAILLANT TRUST
MR. JACK VÉRONIQUE RIVIÈRE
JACK LE LÈCHEUR XAVIER LA COUTURE
BLOODY JACK ZIZI JEANMAIRE 

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Jack Jones (1860–1936), American Baseball Player
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Jack Jones (1950–1991), American Television Journalist
Jack Jones (born 1888), Australian Rules Footballer For University
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Jack Kemp (1935–2009), American Republican Nominee For Vice President, 1996
Jack Kevorkian (1928–2011), American Pathologist, Activist, Painter, Author, Composer And Instrumentalist
Jack Kid Berg (judah Bergman) (1909–1991), English World Champion Junior Welterweight
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Jack Layton (1950-2011), Canadian Politician
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Jack Nicklaus (born 1940), American Golfer
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Jack Russell (1795–1883), English Dog Breeder And Hunter
Jack Russell (1887–1961), English Cricketer
Jack Russell (1904–1995), English Footballer In The 1920s And 1930s
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Jack Stanton, Southern Governor And Presidential Candidate
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