Younan Family History
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Younan Name Meaning
Turkish, Iranian, and Muslim generally: ethnic name for a Greek. It is ultimately derived from Greek Ion ‘Ionian’, the tribe of Greeks with whom the Persians had first contact. This term was subsequently borrowed into Hebrew and Arabic, and later came to be used in the Muslim world at large to denote a Greek.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Younes, Yonan, Yuan, Noonan, Jordan, Ronan, Honan, Doonan, Yount