Name Element CHANAN

Type Word
Scripts חָנַן(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, Yanna(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, John(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, Jensen, Jenson, Joan, Joann, Joanna, Joanne, Johanna, John, Johnathan, Johnathon, 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, Jóna(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, Yohan, Yohann, Yvan, Yanis(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, Gianis, Gianni, Yanis, Yanni, Yianni(Greek) Keoni(Hawaiian) Chana, Chanah, Hanna, Hannah, Yochanan(Hebrew) Anna, Hanna, Iván, Janka, 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, Žanna(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, Anișoara, Ioan, Ioana, Ion, Ivan(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) Hana, Jan, Janka(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) Henda, Hene, Henye(Yiddish)
Place Name DescendantsJanów, Janowice, Janowo(Polish)

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