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TypeSurname (from given name)
UsageGerman

Meaning & History

Means "son of JAN (1)".

Related Names

VariantsJans, Janson
Other Languages & CulturesHovanesian, Hovhannisyan Armenian Ivanov, Ivankov, Vanev, Vankov, Yanev Bulgarian Ivanović, Janković Croatian Janiček Czech Johannessen, Johansen, Johnsen, Hansen Danish Jans, Jansen, Jansens, Jansing, Jansingh, Jansink, Janson, Janssen, Janssens, Janzen, Yancy Dutch Evanson, Hanson, I'Anson, Janson, Johns, Johnson, Jones, Hancock English 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 Ivanović, Jovanović, Janković Serbian Jankovic Slovak Jankovič Slovene Ibáñez Spanish Janson, Jansson, Johansson, Johnsson, Hansson Swedish Ivanov Ukrainian Bevan, Evans, Jones Welsh
Entry updated October 20, 2016