Yaanit is a Hebrew name that means “afflicted”, “oppressed”, or “afflicted by God”. This name has its roots in Jewish culture, where it was often used to describe someone who had overcome great adversity and hardship. Interestingly, the name Yaanit is also associated with the biblical character Job, who famously endured immense suffering and affliction before ultimately coming out the other side stronger and wiser.


Similar Names:

These names have a similar theme to Yaanit:

Abimelech, Eyal, Nissim, Obadiah, Yechiam

Sneak Peek

To find out more about what we’ve got planned, check out our sneak peek!

We’d love to hear your thoughts about this site, its current features, and planned future tools.

Find a name

Start typing the name you are looking for

Contact Us

Need to suggest a name? Find an error? Feel free to reach out and let us know!