French/Breton variation of John
"God is gracious"

Yann Origin and Meaning

The name Yann is boy's name of French origin meaning "God is gracious".
This might be a better choice than the similarly pronounced Jan, to avoid gender confusion.

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Famous People Named Yann

  • Yann Dall'aglioFrench philosopher
  • Yann MartelCanadian novelist
  • Yann TiersenFrench composer and musician
  • Yann Joseph Richard DanisCanadian ice hockey player
  • Yann Pierre TiersenFrench musician

Yann in Pop Culture

  • Yann Frederickscharacter in the Harry Potter series