US Popularity:12335
Other Origin(s):Slavic
Meaning:Yahweh is merciful; God is gracious; Graced by Yahweh
Yanko is a boy’s name meaning, “Yahweh is merciful,” of Hebrew origin. It’s a variant of John, signifying “God is gracious” or “graced by Yahweh.” This name is common in Bulgaria, where it often serves as both a given name and a surname. Additionally, Yanko can also be found in various Slavic nations, including Ukraine, Serbia, and Macedonia. Yanko Angelov is a Bulgarian football midfielder, while Yanko Bratanov is a Bulgarian sprinter. Yanko has a short and playful sound that is sure to help your little one stand out from the crowd.

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