Other Origin(s):Romanian
Meaning:Yahweh is gracious
Iancu is a boy’s name and the Romanian equivalent of John, and shares its Hebrew meaning of “Yahweh is gracious.” As a name for God in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, Yahweh carries immense significance and strength, so Iancu would be a meaningful a way for baby to feel connected to your faith. It can also show your little one how grateful you are to have them in your life. As a variant of John, it could even be a sweet way to honor a special person in your life.
  • Behind the Name, Iancu, July 2008

  • Name Doctor, Iancu

  • Online Etymology Dictionary, John

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