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Gender: M Pronunciation: yo-hahn Meaning of Johan: "God is gracious" Origin of Johan: German variation of John Johan's Popularity in 2015: #553

Still very Old European, conjuring up the image of a classical composer. But surprisingly, it's now been in the Top 600 in the U.S. for 15 straight years, largely thanks to Heidi Klum and Seal's young son.

Famous People Named Johan

Johan Franzen, Swedish hockey player
Johan Alexander Santana (Araque), Venezuelan baseball player
Johan Frandsen, Swedish lead singer of band The Knockouts
Johan van Kempen, son of "The Real Housewives of New York" star Alex McCord and husband Simon van Kempen

Pop Culture References for the name Johan

Johan Liebert, character in manga "Naoki Urasawa's Monster"
"Johan Padan and the Discovery of the Americas," one-man play by Dario Fo

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