Иван

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See also: Іван

Bulgarian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Иван (Ivan)

  1. A male given name

Russian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic Иваннъ (Ivannŭ), from Old East Slavic and Old Church Slavonic Иоаннъ (Ioannŭ), from Ancient Greek Ἰωάννης (Iōánnēs), from Hebrew יוֹחָנָן(Jōħānān, God is gracious).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɪˈvan]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -an

Proper noun[edit]

Ива́н (Ivánm anim (genitive Ива́на, nominative plural Ива́ны, genitive plural Ива́нов)

  1. A male given name, Ivan, equivalent to English John.
  2. India (I in the ICAO spelling alphabet)
  3. (derogatory, rare) Clipping of Ива́н-дура́к (Iván-durák).

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Descendants[edit]

  • Armenian: Իվան (Ivan)
  • English: Ivan
  • Estonian: Ivan
  • Latvian: Ivans

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From (New Testament) Ancient Greek Ἰωάννης (Iōánnēs) (not from Latin Iohannes), from Hebrew יוחנן (Yôḥānnān, Yahweh is gracious).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ǐʋan/
  • Hyphenation: И‧ван

Proper noun[edit]

Ѝван m (Latin spelling Ìvan)

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English John.

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