Janosch Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name John:
Derived from the Middle Latin Johannes, which is from the Ecclesiastic Late Latin Joannes, which is from the Greek Iōannes. Iōannes is from the Hebrew Yehanan, a short form of Yehohanan which is derived from yehōhānān (Yahweh is gracious). John is the most enduring of the biblical names and remains one of the most popular names bestowed in the United States. Var: Jon. Pet: Johnnie, Johnny, Jonnie, Jonny.
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Janosch is mostly used in Germany and Hungary. The German pronunciation is YAH-nosh.
Sometimes used as a translation of the Polish name Janusz.
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Janosch is a variant of John, meaning 'Yahweh is gracious'.
- Famous real-life people named Janosch
Janosch - pen name of iconic German author and illustrator Horst Eckert (especially of Children's literature)
Janosch Dziwior - German football coach and former player with Polish heritage
- Janosch in song, story & screen
Janoschs Traumstunde - German childrens TV series based on books by Janosch