János - Meaning of János

What does János mean?

[ 2 syll. j&aa-cute;n-os ] The baby boy name János is pronounced as YAENNaa-SH †. János is primarily used in Hungarian and it is of Hebrew origin. János is a form of the English and Hebrew name John.

See also the related categories, hebrew and hungarian.

János is not popular as a baby name for boys. It is not in the top 1000 names. Out of the group of boy names directly related to János, John was the most frequently used in 2018.

Baby names that sound like János include Janak (Indian), Janco (Dutch and Czech), Janek (Estonian, Hungarian, Polish, and Czech), Janik (Breton, Czech, French, and Polish), Janje (Dutch), Janko (Polish, Slavic, Dutch, and Hungarian), Jannes (Dutch, Frisian, and German), Janosch (German and Hungarian), Janusz (Polish), Januus, Jedrzej (Polish), Jonas (Lithuanian, English, French, German, Greek, Scandinavian, and Spanish), Ewyng, Unikah, Yamqui, Yana, Yancee, Yancey (English), Yanci, and Yancie.

† English pronunciation for János: Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; SH as in "she (SH.IY)"

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