The name Johan is a boy's name of German origin meaning "God is gracious". Johan is ranked #579 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Variations of John and discussed in our forums with posts like "Adding then Eliminating - Boys Themed".
From the experts:
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. since the turn of the 21st century, largely thanks to Heidi Klum and Seal's young son.
Lists containing Johan
Johan in Blog Posts
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Johan in the Forums
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