Type Surname (from given name)
Other Forms FormsYonan
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Contributor Contrib.Grace Yohannan on 3/5/2013
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.