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First Name Directory - Starting with Y
This site is dedicated to maintaining a database of first names from all over the world. We are still working to add all meanings to the names and sort them by gender, ethic and other behavior.
Most names come from the European and Arab area, especially italian, spanish, french and german firstnames.
YannisYannis, Yiannis, or Giannis (Γιάννης) is a common Greek given name, a variant of John (Hebrew) meaning "God is gracious." Variants include Ioannis (Ιωάννης), Yanni, Iannis, Yannakis, Yanis, and the rare Yanno, usually found in the Peloponnese and Cyprus.
YeshouaYeshua (ישוע with vocal יֵשׁוּעַ - Yēšūă' in Hebrew) a contraction of who is יְהוֹשֻׁעַ («Yehoshuah "-Joshua"») form. The short form of the name is the long form in the Jewish literature of the period of the second temple, whose recent Bücher of the Hebrew Bible are an example. The name is the Greek form Iesous, from the French Jesus comes.
In the data base are, apart from modern and traditional first names also American, Arab, Germans, English, French, Greek, Hebrew, Italian, Latin, Dutch, Northern, Russian, Scandinavian, Slavian, Spanish, and Swedish first names.
Note: With an international list of names it can occur that some first names are identical to label names. Hereby we point out that all used marks are property of their respective owners.