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TypeSurname (from given name)

Meaning & History

Means "son of JAN (1)".

Related Names

VariantsJans, Janz German Jans, Jansen, Jansens, Jansing, Jansingh, Jansink, Janssen, Janssens, Janzen, Yancy Dutch Jansson Swedish I'Anson English
Other Languages & CulturesHovanesian, Hovhannisyan Armenian Ivanov, Ivankov, Vanev, Vankov, Yanev Bulgarian Ivanović, Janković Croatian Janiček Czech Johannessen, Johansen, Johnsen, Hansen Danish Giannopoulos, Ioannidis Greek Jóhannsson Icelandic Mallon, Malone, Mollown, Ó Maoil Eoin Irish Giannino, Nana, Nani, Nanni, Nannini, Zanetti, Zunino Italian Jansons Latvian Jonaitis Lithuanian Ivanov, Ivanovski Macedonian Jansen, Johannessen, Johansen, Johnsen, Hansen Norwegian Ionescu, Ionesco Romanian Ivanov Russian Jack Scottish Ivanović, Jovanović, Janković Serbian Jankovic Slovak Jankovič Slovene Ibáñez Spanish Ivanov Ukrainian Bevan, Evans, Jones Welsh
Entry updated October 20, 2016