Name Element CHANAN

TypeWord
Scriptsחָנַן Ancient Hebrew

Meaning & History

Hebrew word meaning "to be gracious, to have mercy, to show favour".
Given Name DescendantsDeshaun, Deshawn, Keshaun, Keshawn, Lashawn, Rashawn, Quanna, Rashaun, Tajuana African American Gjon Albanian Yohannes Amharic Hannah, Yahya, Yuhanna Arabic Hovhannes, Ohannes Armenian Xuan Asturian Ane, Anne, Ganix, Ion, Jon, Jone, Iban Basque Anna, Hanna, Ivan, Yan Belarusian Ananias, Anna, Annas, Hanan, Hananiah, Hannah, Jehohanan, Joanna, Johanan, John Biblical Anna, Hananias, Hannas, Ioanna, Ioannes Biblical Greek Chanan, Chananyah, Channah, Yehochanan, Yochanan Biblical Hebrew Ananias, Anna, Annas, Iohanna, Iohannes Biblical Latin Anna, Yann Breton Ana, Anna, Ioan, Ioana, Ivan, Ivana, Yana, Yanka, Yoan, Yoana Bulgarian Aina, Anna, Joan, Joana, Jan, Jana Catalan Jowan Cornish Ghjuvan, Ghjuvanna, Ghjuvanni Corsican Ana, Hana, Ivan, Ivana, Jana Croatian Anna, Hana, Ivan, Ivana, Jan, Jana, Johana Czech Anna, Anne, Hanna, Hanne, Ivan, Jan, Jens, Johan, Johanna, Johanne, Johannes, Jon, John Danish Anna, Annabel, Anne, Annelien, Hanna, Hannah, Jan, Jana, Janna, Johan, Johanna, Johannes Dutch Anabella, Anabelle, Anissa, Ann, Anna, Annabel, Annabella, Annabelle, Anne, Arabella, Evan, Hannah, Ian, Ivan, Jane, Janessa, Janice, Janis, Jayne, Jean, Jeana, Jeane, Jeanna, Jeanne, Joan, Joann, Joanna, Joanne, Johanna, John, Johnna, Jon, Keanna, Sean, Shane, Shaun, Shauna, Shavonne, Shawn, Shawna, Shayne, Sheena, Shena, Yancy, Jannah, Jayna, Johna, Jonelle, Malone, Seanna, Sheenagh, Shevaun, Shevon, Sinjin English Johano Esperanto Anna, Jaan, Johanna, Johannes, Juhan Estonian Anna, Jóannes, Jóhannes, Jón Faroese Anna, Anne, Hanna, Jani, Janika, Janina, Janne, Johanna, Johannes, Joni, Jouni, Juhana, Juhani Finnish Annabelle, Anne, Hannah, Jean, Jeanne, Joanne, Johanne, Yann, Yoan, Yoann French Xoán, Xoana Galician Ana, Anano, Ioane, Ivane Georgian Anna, Anne, Hanna, Hannah, Hanne, Jan, Jana, Janina, Johann, Johanna, Johannes German Anna, Gianna, Giannis, Ioanna, Ioannis, Yanna, Yannis, Yiannis, Gianni, Yanni, Yianni Greek Keoni Hawaiian Chanah, Channah, Hannah, Yochanan Hebrew Anna, Hanna, Iván, János, Johanna Hungarian Anna, Hanna, Jóhann, Jóhanna, Jóhannes, Jón, Jóna Icelandic Yohanes Indonesian Chevonne, Eoin, Seán, Sean, Shane, Shavonne, Shevaun, Shevon, Síne, Siobhán Irish Anna, Annabella, Giovanna, Giovanni, Ivan, Ivano Italian Joannes, Johanna, Johannes Late Roman Anna, Jānis Latvian Sjang, Sjeng Limburgish Janina, Jonas, Ona Lithuanian Ana, Ivan, Ivana, Jovan, Jovana Macedonian Ean, Juan Manx Hann, Jan, Jon Medieval English Jehan, Jehanne, Johanne Medieval French Anna, Anne, Hanna, Hanne, Ivan, Jan, Jens, Johan, Johanna, Johanne, Johannes, Jon, Jone, John Norwegian Anna, Joan Occitan Yahya Persian Anna, Hanna, Iwan, Jan, Janina, Janusz, Joanna Polish Ana, Anabela, Joana, João Portuguese Ana, Ioan, Ioana, Ion Romanian Anna, Ioann, Ivan, Yana, Zhanna Russian Juhán Sami Giuanna, Giuanne, Juanne Sardinian Eoin, Iain, Ian, Jean, Seona, Seonag, Sheena, Sheona, Shona, Sìne Scottish Ana, Ivan, Ivana, Jana, Jovan, Jovana Serbian Anna, Hana, Ivan, Ivana, Ján, Jana Slovak Ana, Anže, Ivan, Ivana, Jan, Jana, Janez, Žan Slovene Jan Sorbian Ana, Anabel, Iván, Juan, Juana, Ibán Spanish Anna, Anne, Hanna, Hanne, Ivan, Jan, Janina, Janna, Jens, Johan, Johanna, Johannes, Jon, Hannah, John Swedish Yahya Turkish Anna, Hanna, Ivan, Ivanna, Yana Ukrainian Bevan, Evan, Iefan, Ieuan, Ifan, Ioan, Iwan, Shan, Siân, Siôn, Siwan Welsh Hena, Henda, Hene, Henye Yiddish
Surname DescendantsHovanesian, Hovhannisyan Armenian Ivanov Bulgarian Ivanović Croatian Janiček Czech Johannessen, Johansen, Johnsen Danish Ananias, Jans, Jansen, Jansens, Jansing, Jansingh, Jansink, Janson, Janssen, Janssens, Janzen, Yancy Dutch Evanson, Hanson, I'Anson, Janson, Johns, Johnson, Jones English Jans, Janson, Janz German Giannopoulos, Ioannidis Greek Jóhannsson Icelandic Mac Giolla Eoin, MacLean, Mallon, Malone, McLain, McLean, Mollown, Monday, Ó Maoil Eoin Irish Jansons Latvian Jonaitis Lithuanian Ivanov, Ivanovski Macedonian Jansen, Johannessen, Johansen, Johnsen Norwegian Ionescu, Ionesco Romanian Ivanov Russian Mac Gilleain, MacLean, McLain, McLean Scottish Ivanović, Jovanović Serbian Ibáñez Spanish Janson, Jansson, Johansson, Johnsson Swedish Ivanov Ukrainian Bevan, Evans, Jones Welsh

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