Ян

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Belarusian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek Ἰωάννης (Iōánnēs).

Proper noun[edit]

Ян (Janm pers (genitive Я́на, nominative plural Я́ны, genitive plural Я́наў)

  1. A male given name, Yan, equivalent to English John
    Synonym: (more common) Іва́н (Iván)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Chinese, (Yáng)

Proper noun[edit]

Ян (Janm pers (genitive Я́на, nominative plural Я́ны, genitive plural Я́наў)

  1. A Mandarin surname, from Mandarin​, Yang
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Russian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek Ἰωάννης (Iōánnēs).

Proper noun[edit]

Ян (Janm anim (genitive Я́на, nominative plural Я́ны, genitive plural Я́нов)

  1. A male given name, Yan, equivalent to English John: (perceived as a West Slavic name)
    Synonyms: (archaic) Иоа́нн (Ioánn), (more common) Ива́н (Iván)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Chinese, (Yáng)

Proper noun[edit]

Ян (Janm anim or f anim (indeclinable)

  1. A Mandarin surname, from Mandarin​, Yang
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