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Yohannes Name Meaning

Ethiopian and Eritrean: from the personal name Yohannes an equivalent of John . — Note: Since Ethiopians and Eritreans do not have hereditary surnames this name was registered as such only after immigration of its bearers to the US. Americanized form of German Johannes .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Johannes, Hannes, Johanns, Yohannan, Johann, Johansen, Ozanne, Hannen

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Between 1968 and 2003, in the United States, Yohannes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Yohannes in 1968 was 79, and 49 in 2003.

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