Yanis Name Meaning and Origin

Yanis is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘Greek’ origin. The baby name Yanis means “God Is Merciful”.


Yanis Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Greek”



Yanis is a Boy name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “YAH + nis”


Yanis Name Meaning:

Yanis is a Greek variant of John. John originates in Hebrew language and means “God is merciful”. Throughout history it was borne by numerous kings, princes, emperors, popes and saints, the most famous being John the Baptist and John the Apostle. It has been one of the most popular male given names over centuries, and in different spellings all over the world.



It is a Christian baby name.





Variations or similar name:

John, Yannis


Famous people with this name:

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