Type Surname (from given name)
Pronounced Pron. YAHN-sawn(Swedish)
JAN-sən(English)
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Meaning & History

Means "son of Jan 1".

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesHovanesian, Hovhannisyan(Armenian) Ivanoŭ, Ivanow, Kazloŭ, Kazlow(Belarusian) Ivanov, Ivankov, Vanev, Vankov, Yanev(Bulgarian) Ivanović, Ivanković, Janković(Croatian) Janda, Janíček, Jandáček(Czech) Jensen, Jenson, Johannessen, Johansen, Hansen, Johnsen(Danish) Janssens(Flemish) Jean(French) Giannopoulos, Ioannidis(Greek) Jankovics(Hungarian) Jensson, Jóhannsson(Icelandic) Giannino, Nana, Nani, Nanni, Nannini, Zanetti, Zunino(Italian) Jansons(Latvian) Valjean(Literature) Jonaitis(Lithuanian) Ivanov, Ivanovski, Jovanovski(Macedonian) Jansen, Jensen, Jenssen, Johannessen, Johansen, Hansen, Hanssen, Johnsen(Norwegian) Janda(Polish) Ionescu, Ionesco(Romanian) Ivanov(Russian) Jack(Scottish) Ivanović, Jovanović, Ivanković, Janković(Serbian) Jankovic(Slovak) Jankovič(Slovene) Ibáñez(Spanish) Ivanov(Ukrainian) Bevan, Evans, Jones(Welsh)

Entry updated November 20, 2020