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SOURCE: Given Name
OTHER SCRIPTS: Yohannan
OTHER FORMS: Yonan
CONTRIBUTOR: Grace Yohannan on 3/5/2013
Meaning & History
Yohannan means "son of John" in Assyrian, a very common surname in the area of Urmia, northwestern Iran, where many Assyrians relocated after numerous diasporas forced them from their native Bet-Nahrain, "land between two rivers," as the indigenous people of Mesopotamia.