Ἰωάννα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Hebrew יוֹחָנָה (Yōḥannā), feminine form of יוחנן (Yōḥānān). The Ancient Greek name is also the feminine form of Ἰωάννης (Iōánnēs), itself adapted from יוחנן.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /i.ɔː.án.naː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /i.oˈan.na/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /i.oˈan.na/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /i.oˈan.na/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /i.oˈa.na/
  • Proper noun[edit]

    Ἰωάννᾱ (Iōánnāf (genitive Ἰωάννᾱς); first declension

    1. Joanna.

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