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shon

FORM OF:
john, sean, shawn
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.
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Usage

  • englishenglish

Related names

VARIANTS
english
evan, janson, wanna, hannah, joanna, jane, shavonne, shevaun, shevon, johanna, joanne, joann, shanene, sean, shane, shaun, shawn, shayne, shauna, seanna, shawna, jean, johnna, johna, shan, genette, janel, janele, janella, janene, janessa, janine, janis, jayna, jennie, jessi, jackson, jansen, jensen, jayne, ian, jaxon, jaxson, jeni, jeane, jenetta, jeanne, janaya, yancy, yancey, evanna, evanne, evanny, evana, evonna, evania, shaine, seana, yani, Jehane
PET & SHORT FORM
english
johnie, jannis

Use in other languages

LANGUAGES
african - eastern
yohäna
albanian
jovan, gjon, gjin, gjovan, gjovanin, gjovalin, gjuvan, gjovana
ancient greek
Ioánna
arabic
yaḥyà, yaya, yaḥyā, yūḥannā, yuwannā
armenian
hovhannes, ohannes, Yovhannes
basque
ion, ganix, jon, Iban
belarusian
yanka, yanek
bosnian
Džejn
bulgarian
yoana, yoan, yan, ioana, yana, yanka
catalan
joana, JOAN
croatian
Džejn
danish
johannes, hannah, joanna, jens, johann, johanne, jane, johanna, joanne, joann, janina, jean, johnna, johna, janine, jensen, ian, jeni, jeanne, ioanna, jensa, jensia, jensigne, jensine, jensmine, jenssine, jensenius, joana, jonas, jeanica, jean, Johana, Javanna, Johane, Jeana, Jeanie, Jeanita, Jeanna, Jeanni, Jeannie, Jeanny, Shanne, Jensina, Jansine, Joanita, Juanitta, Evian
dutch
evan, johannes, johanna, joanne, janine
english - african american
deshaun, deshawn, keshaun, shanice, shanika, tajuana, shaniqua, lashawn, keshawn, rashaun, rashawn, shanica
esperanto
johano, johanino
estonian
johannes, juhan
faroese
jens, ian, jóhannus, jensa, jensia, joana, jóhanna, jóhan, Jóna, Jóanna, Jensina, Joenna, Jóanes, Jóanis, Joanita, Jóannes, Jóannis
filipino
hannah, johann, sean, juan
finnish
johannes, hannah, joanna, jens, johann, johanne, jane, johanna, joanne, joann, janina, jean, janine, juhana, juhani, ian, jeni, jeanne, ioanna, jahanna, joana, jonas, jean, Juhanna, Juuhanna, Joanina, Jeana, Jeanna, Jensina, Janiina, Janniina, Joenna, Joanita, Evian
french
evan, johann, yann, janine, jeanne, yanis, jean
galician
XOÁN, XOANA
georgian
ioanna, ioane, iovane, vano, JANA
german
johannes, hannah, jens, johann, jane, johanna, joanne, janina, janine, ian, jeanne, jehanne, ioanna, jensine, joana, jonas, janin, Janosch
greek
Iánni, Iánnis, Tzovánna, ioánnis, giánnis, giánnos, Yiánna, giánna, Iannoúla
greenlandic
johannes, jens, johanne, jane, johanna, ian, jensigne, jensine, jonas, Juaanna, Juãna, Ujuãna
hawaiian
keoni
hebrew
yuhanon, yochanan, yehochanan
hungarian - magyar
johanna, jÁnos
icelandic
jens, jane, jóhann, jóhannes, jóhanna, Jóanna, Sjana, Jensína, Ían
irish
evan, wanna, hannah, shavonne, shevaun, chevonne, shevon, sean, seÁn, shane, jackson, ian, eoin, jaxon, siobhan, eóin, eoinn, seána, eion, evanna, Siobhán
italian
giovanna, giovanni, giovani, iviano, iviana
latin
johannes, iohanna, joannes, iohannes
latvian
jānis, Ansis, Hanss, Džons, Jans, Johans, Žanis, Žanna
lithuanian
janina, jonaitis, janavičius, januitis, joana, jonas
macedonian
jovan, jovana
norwegian
johannes, hannah, joanna, jens, johann, johanne, jane, johanna, joanne, joann, janina, jean, johnna, johna, janine, jensen, ian, jeanne, ioanna, jense, jensenette, jensine, jensy, jentine, jensenius, jensinius, joana, jonas, jean, Johana, Johane, Jeanie, Jeanita, Jeannie, Jensina
old danish
jens, johanna, iohanna, iohannes
old french
jehanne
old norse
johannes, johanna
old swedish
johannes, jens, johanna, iohannes
pacific islander
sione
polish
joanna, iwan, janina, janusz, asieńka, asiunia, asica, janin
portuguese
joÃo, giovani, joana
portuguese - brazilian
geovanny
romanian
ioan, ioana, ion
russian
zhanna, yana, ioanna, ioann
sami - lapps
Johánná, Juhánná, Janiinná
scottish
wanna, hannah, jean, jackson, ian, eoin, iain, jock, seoc, jaxon
serbian
jovan, Džejn, jovana
slovak
jÁn
slovene
janez, Žan
spanish
juan, juana, xuan, geovanny, Ibán
swedish
johannes, hannah, joanna, jens, johann, johanne, jane, johanna, joanne, joann, janina, jean, johnna, johna, janine, jensen, jeni, jeanne, ioanna, jensa, jensine, joana, jonas, jean, Johana, Javanna, Johane, Joanina, Johanina, Johannina, Jeana, Jeanie, Jeanita, Jeanna, Jeanni, Jeannie, Jeanny, Jensina, Jansine, Jen, Joanita, Evian
turkish
yaḥyà, yaya
welsh
evan, iwan, ioan, jackson, jaxon, sioned, siÂn, evanna, evanne, SIÔN

Geographical spread (only living languages)

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2
Numerological Values:
2

If a person's name-number is 2, he is considered to be co-operative and highly adaptable to any circumstance in life. 2 is associated with teamwork, mediating and working for the goodness of others. People with the name-number 2 tend to be good friends and are kind, helpful individuals.

Chakra Number:
2: The number of the Sacral Chakra "Swadhisthana"

Orange is the color of your second chakra, which is located bellow the navel. The main energy of this color is creativity and feelings. Explore the color of your sacral chakra in depth and discover the gifts and challenges of orange color.

Color meaning:

The color orange radiates warmth and happiness, combining the physical energy and stimulation of red with the cheerfulness of yellow. Orange relates to 'gut reaction' or our gut instincts, as opposed to the physical reaction of red or the mental reaction of yellow. Orange offers emotional strength in difficult times. It helps us to bounce back from disappointments and despair, assisting in recovery from grief.

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