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Gender: Male Pronunciation: YO-hahn Origin of Johann: Variation of Johan

The name Johann is a boy's name . Johann and is often added to lists like Boy Names Uncommon in the US and discussed in our forums with posts like "Themed Families..".

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The traditional German spelling of this name, used by Goethe, Bach and many other luminaries.

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Famous People Named Johann

Johann Sebastian Bach, German composer
Johann Friedrich Pfaff, German mathematician
Johann Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, German writer
Johann Strauss II, Austrian composer
Johann Wilhelm Meigen, German entomologist
Johann Friedrich Gmelin, German naturalist
Johann Deisenhofer, winner of the Nobel Prize for Chemistry

Pop Culture References for the name Johann

Johann Agares, character from "Black Butler"