Other Origin(s):Greek, Hebrew, Welsh
Meaning:God is gracious; God is merciful
Closer in spelling to the Ancient Greek Iōánnēs, Ioan’s origins are ultimately Hebrew from the renowned Yohannan—the root for John, Jane, and countless other variations. The Romanian and Welsh form of John, Ioan has remained a timeless favorite—whether passed down from generation to generation or for parents seeking a classic title. No matter your connection to Ioan, baby can journey through life knowing they are a blessing.
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