Other Origin(s):Scandinavian
Meaning:God is gracious
Jaan is a boy's name of Scandinavian origin. It harkens back to the Hebrew name John, meaning "God is gracious." Jaan is a popular name in European countries such as Finland and Estonia. Jaan is linked to the feminine version, Jan. The phrase "God is gracious" means “He takes delight or sees a person as a treasure,” as they are, without judgment. Whether you’re looking to connect your little one with your faith or just love this name’s wonderful sound, baby Jaan is bound to be treasured and loved unconditionally – simply for being their unique and beautiful self!
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