Gender Masculine
Scripts Ἰωνᾶς(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. YOO-nas(Swedish)
YO-nas(German)
JO-nəs(English)
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Meaning & History

From Ἰωνᾶς (Ionas), the Greek form of Jonah. This spelling is used in some English translations of the New Testament.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesYunus(Arabic) Younes(Arabic (Maghrebi)) Ionas(Biblical Greek) Yonah(Biblical Hebrew) Iona, Ionas(Biblical Latin) Jonáš(Czech) Jonah(English) Joonas(Estonian) Jónas(Faroese) Joona, Joonas(Finnish) Iona(Georgian) Yona, Yonah(Hebrew) Jónás(Hungarian) Jónas(Icelandic) Giona(Italian) Younes(Persian) Iona(Russian) Jonáš(Slovak) Jonás(Spanish) Yunus(Turkish) Younus(Urdu)
Surname DescendantsJonasen(Danish) Jonasson(Swedish)
User SubmissionsJônas, Jonàs

Popularity

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Name Days

Denmark: March 29
France: September 21
Norway: March 29
Spain: September 21 (as Jonás)
Sweden: March 29

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Entry updated May 29, 2020