John Meaning in English, John Baby Name Origin Gender Meaning Pronunciation

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John
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Gender
Boy, Girl
Origin
Hebrew
Pronunciation
JAHN::JON
Meaning
God has been gracious: has shown favor in the bible John the baptist baptized christ in the jordan
Related John Baby Names
Cambell, David, Ella, Ava, Willow, Melody, Riley, Lillian, Sophie, Lyric, Louise, Abhy, Abun, Achan, Achen, Adan, Adon, Aghna, Ain, Alan
Similar John Baby Names
Sean, Sion, Seán, Keoni, Keon, Juan, Giovanni, Giovani, Gian, Johannes, Johan, Jenson, Jensen, Jean, Jaxon, Jantzen, Jan, Iban, Ian, Iain, Hans, Handel, Evan, Johnny, Johnnie::Jacan, Jackson, Jaen, Jaena, Jagmohan, Jaime, Jaimee, Jaimi, Jaimie, Jaimy
Sibling Names
James, Joseph, Jacob, Michael, Luke, Matthew, David, Thomas, Joshua, Andrew, William, Daniel, Elizabeth, Sarah, Mary, Emma, Emily, Grace, Hannah, Olivia, Anna, Abigail, Samantha, Eleanor, Gilbert, John
Middle Names
Michael, Thomas, David, Joseph, Robert, Paul, William, Anthony, Daniel, Edward
About
John originates in Hebrew language and means "God is merciful". It has been one of the most popular masculine given names over centuries, and in different spellings all over the world. Throughout history it was borne by numerous kings, princes, emperors, popes and saints, the most famous being John the Baptist and John the Apostle. More recently, the famous bearers include John F. Kennedy and John Lennon.::This biblical name has been borne by a multitude of saints and at least 23 popes. Kings of Hungary, Portugal, France and Poland and eight Byzantine emperors have been named John, making it a royal name as well. It was the most popular name for boys from 1880 to 1923 and remained in the top 10 until 1972, according to Social Security Administration data. Parents have also opted for less common variants, including Jonathan and Jack.
Famous Persons
John Adams - former US PresidentJohn Denver - musicianJohn Fitzgerald Kennedy - former US PresidentJohn Kerry - politicianJohn Lennon - musicianJohn Travolta - actorJohn Tyler - former US PresidentJohn Wayne - actorJohn Tyler - Former US PresidentJohn Elway - football player
Numerology
2::The name John has a numerology value of 9 In numerological terms, this means the following HumanitarianHaving concern for or helping to improve the welfare and happiness of people.Of or pertaining to ethical or theological humanitarianism.Pertaining to the saving of human lives or to the alleviation of suffering: a humanitarian crisis.TranscendentGoing beyond ordinary limits; surpassing; exceeding.Superior or supreme.:: Numerology SoulUrge Number: 6 People with this name have a deep inner desire for a stable, loving family or community, and a need to work with others and to be appreciated. Expression Number: 2 People with this name tend to be quiet, cooperative, considerate, sympathetic to others, adaptable, balanced and sometimes shy. They are trustworthy, respecting the confidences of others, and make excellent diplomats, mediators and partners. They are often very intuitive. They like det