Yohanan

יוחנן

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Yohanan is a Hebrew name that means “God is gracious”. It has roots in Jewish culture and is found in the Torah as the name of a priest. Over time, Yohanan has evolved to become a popular name among Jews, and is celebrated in Jewish culture as a name that denotes kindness and generosity. In fact, there is a custom among Jews to name a child Yohanan after a relative who has shown these traits, as a way to honor them and keep their memory alive.

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