Gender: Male Origin of Yahya: Arabic, Turkish, and Persian form of Yochanan Yahya's Popularity in 2019: #947

Yahya Origin and Meaning

The name Yahya is a boy's name .

As a form of Yochanan, Yahya is an Islamic name that honors the prophet John the Baptist. A new entry to the US Top 1000 in 2015, it's a widely used choice in Italy and in England and Wales.

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