[ syll. jan-nis, ja-nn-is ] The baby boy name Jannis is also used as a girl name. Jannis is used predominantly in the Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, German, and Scandinavian languages, and it is derived from Hebrew origins. Jannis is a variant of the name John (English and Hebrew).
Jannis is rarely used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. Within the group of boy names directly linked to Jannis, John was the most widely used in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Jannis include Janis, Jaemes, Jamesie, Jamesy, Jamez, Jameze, Jamies, Jamis, Jamsie, Janeshe, Janez, Janic, Janick, Jannic, Jannick, Jannik, Jannus, Janos, Janus, and Jean-Jacques.