Johan

Colors Related to this Name: Purple, Lilac, Mavve

Qualities Related to this Name: Creative, Light-Hearted

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #533 in 2013 and #579 in 2014.

Famous People

Johan Santana (Baseball Player), Johan Kriek (Tennis Player)

Meaning

In English

Origin: An archaic variant of Joan, from Old French Johan, from Latin Johanna.

Meaning(s):

-( female name -comes from the Hebrew language-).

In Dutch

Meaning(s):

-( male name) that comes from Johannes.

In Swedish

Origin: Short form of Johannes ‎(“John”). First recorded in Sweden in runes in the 11th century.

Meaning(s):

-( male name).

In Afrikaans

Origin: From Dutch Johan.

Meaning(s):

-( male name no1): John

In Danish

Meaning(s):

-( male name) that comes from (Johannes John).

In Faroese

Origin: From Johannes

Meaning(s):

-( male name), an equivalent of John.

In Norwegian

Origin: Medieval short form of Johannes ‎(“John”).

Meaning(s):

-( male name).