Given Name JONAS (2)

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Ιωνας (Ancient Greek)
PRONOUNCED: YOO-nas (Swedish), YO-nas (German), JO-nəs (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

From Ιωνας (Ionas), the Greek form of JONAH. This spelling is used in some English translations of the New Testament.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Yunus (Arabic), Ionas (Biblical Greek), Yonah (Biblical Hebrew), Iona, Ionas (Biblical Latin), Jonáš (Czech), Jonah (English), Joonas (Estonian), Joona, Joonas (Finnish), Iona (Georgian), Yonah (Hebrew), Jónas (Icelandic), Giona (Italian), Iona (Russian), Jonáš (Slovak), Yunus (Turkish)
SAME SPELLING: Jónas, Jonáš, Jonas (1)
USER SUBMISSIONS: Jónás, Jonás, Jonàs


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Entry updated December 8, 2017