From German Names

Male Male Name

German Pronunciation

Listen to the German pronunciation of John. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:

Predominant Age Group in Germany

Typically born before 1920 or after 1990

Predominant Regional Usage

  • Northern Germany

Origin and Meaning

Low German and English short form of Johannes

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