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GenderMasculine
UsageEnglish
PronouncedPron.VAN
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Meaning & History

Short form of names containing van, such as VANCE or IVAN.
Other Languages & CulturesDeshaun, Deshawn, Keshaun, Keshawn, Rashawn African American Gjon Albanian Yohannes Amharic Yahya, Yuhanna Arabic Hovhannes, Ohannes Armenian Xuan Asturian Ganix, Ion, Jon, Iban Basque Ivan, Yan Belarusian Jehohanan, Johanan, John Biblical Ioannes Biblical Greek Yehochanan, Yochanan Biblical Hebrew Iohannes Biblical Latin Yann Breton Ioan, Ivan, Yoan, Ivo, Vancho, Yanko Bulgarian Joan, Jan Catalan Jowan Cornish Ghjuvan, Ghjuvanni Corsican Ivan, Ivica, Ivo, Vanja Croatian Ivan, Jan Czech Ivan, Jan, Jens, Johan, Johannes, Jon Danish Jan, Johan, Johannes Dutch Johano Esperanto Jaan, Johannes, Juhan Estonian Jóannes, Jóhannes, Jón Faroese Jani, Janne, Johannes, Joni, Jouni, Juhana, Juhani Finnish Jean, Yann, Yoan, Yoann French Xoán Galician Ioane, Ivane, Vano Georgian Jan, Johann, Johannes German Giannis, Ioannis, Yannis, Yiannis, Gianni, Yanni, Yianni Greek Keoni Hawaiian Yochanan Hebrew Iván, János Hungarian Jóhann, Jóhannes, Jón Icelandic Yohanes Indonesian Eoin, Seán, Sean, Shane Irish Giovanni, Ivan, Ivano Italian Johannes, Joannes Late Roman Jānis Latvian Sjang, Sjeng Limburgish Jonas Lithuanian Ivan, Jovan, Ivo, Vancho, Vančo Macedonian Ean, Juan Manx Hann, Jan, Jon Medieval English Jehan Medieval French Ivan, Jan, Jens, Johan, Johannes, Jon Norwegian Joan Occitan Yahya Persian Iwan, Jan, Janusz Polish João Portuguese Ioan, Ion, Iancu, Ionel, Ionuț, Nelu Romanian Ioann, Ivan, Vanya Russian Juhán Sami Giuanne Sardinian Eoin, Iain, Ian Scottish Ivan, Jovan, Ivica, Ivo, Vanja Serbian Ivan, Ján Slovak Ivan, Jan, Janez, Žan Slovene Jan Sorbian Iván, Juan Spanish Ivan, Jan, Jens, Johan, Johannes, Jon Swedish Yahya Turkish Ivan Ukrainian Evan, Iefan, Ieuan, Ifan, Ioan, Iwan, Siôn Welsh
Same SpellingVân, Văn

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