Jiannis - Meaning of Jiannis

What does Jiannis mean?

[ syll. j-ian-nis, ji-ann-is ] The baby boy name Jiannis is pronounced as JH-AAN-ihS †. Jiannis is used mostly in the Greek language and its language of origin is Hebrew. Jiannis is a derivative of the English and Hebrew name John.

See also the related categories, greek and hebrew.

Jiannis is an infrequently used baby name for boys. It is not ranked within the top 1000 names. In 2018, among the group of boy names directly linked to Jiannis, John was the most widely used.

Baby names that sound like Jiannis include Jaemes, Jamesie, Jamesy, Jamez, Jameze, Jamies, Jamis, Jamsie (English), Janeshe, Janez (Slavic), Janic (Breton and French), Janick (Breton and French), Janis (Latvian and Lithuanian), Jannic (Breton and French), Jannick (Breton, French, and Scandinavian), Jannik (Breton, French, and Scandinavian), Jannis (Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, German, and Scandinavian), Jannus, Janos (Hungarian), and Janus (English and German).

† approx English pronunciation for Jiannis: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)"

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