In addition, Yiannis is a derivative (Greek) of the English and Hebrew John.
Yiannis is also a derivative of the Greek, Breton, and Dutch Yanni.
The origin and meaning of the name Yiannis is inherited by all variant forms.
Yiannis is an unusual baby name for boys. It is not ranked within the top 1000 names. In 2018, out of the group of boy names directly linked to Yiannis, John was the most widely used.
† English pronunciation for Yiannis: Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)"