Meaning of Yannis
Yannis is a Greek name for boys and girls
The meaning is `God is gracious
The name Yannis is most commonly given to Walloon boys. The chances are 100 times greater that boys are called Yannis there.
In Italia, Vlaanderen, England and Wales, Wallonie, België and France it is (almost) solely given to boys
What do they use in other countries?
Jona (English, Hebrew)
The name sounds like:
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