Иван

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Bulgarian[edit]

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Иван (Ivan)

  1. A male given name

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Etymology[edit]

Иван, from Old Russian Иваннъ, from Old Russian, Old Slavonic Иоаннъ, from New Testament Greek Ἰωάννης ‎(Iōánnēs), from Hebrew יוֹחָנָן ‎(Jōħānān), perhaps from a former יְהוֹחָנָן ‎(Yehochanan) Jəhôħānān, meaning "God is gracious".

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Proper noun[edit]

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

  1. A male given name, Ivan, equivalent to John.
  2. India (I in the ICAO spelling alphabet)

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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 John.

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