The name Joao is a boy's name meaning "God is gracious".
A Portuguese classic, typically spelled with a tilde over the A. Many members of the Portuguese royal family were named João, and today it’s associated with a number of Portuguese and Brazilian footballers.
João Gilberto Prado Pereira de Oliveira, known as João Gilberto, Brazilian singer, songwriter, and guitarist
João Pedro Cavaco Cancelo, Portuguese professional footballer
JoaoJimmy Plata Cotera, Ecuadorian footballer
JoaoRobin Rojas Mendoza, Ecuadorian footballer
JoaoMario (Naval da CostaEduardo), Portuguese professional footballer