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Yanni

Last Name
789
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Yanni mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Yanni

User Submitted Origins

Greek
62%
Indian (Sanskrit)
8%
Hebrew
8%
Italian
4%
African
4%
Spanish
4%
German
4%
Berber
4%
Jamaican
4%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from New Jersey, U.S. says the name Yanni means "God's gift.Male or female" and is of African origin.
  2. According to a user from Brazil, the name Yanni is of Hebrew origin and means "Gift of God".
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Notable Persons Named Yanni

Notable Persons Named Yanni

Yanni

Yanni is a contemporary instrumental, instrumental, crossover, world, new-age, crossover music, world music, and new-age music composer, pianist, music producer, and record producer. He plays Piano and Musical keyboard. He holds the title Nostalgia", Butterfly Dance", Truth of Touch", Acroyali/Standing in Motion", and Santorini". He was most active from 1980 to present. Yanni was given the name Giánnis Chrysomállis on November 14th, 1954.

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Alexis Mardas

Alexis Mardas is an electronics engineer, security consultant, and electronic engineering. Alexis was given the name Yanni Alexis Mardas on May 2nd, 1942 in Athens. Alexis is also known as Magic Alex.

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Yanni Yuzon

Yanni Yuzon is an alternative rock, pop rock, and pinoy rock musician. He plays Guitar, Bass guitar, Keyboard instrument, Fender Stratocaster, Fender Telecaster, Gibson Les Paul, Epiphone Les Paul, Epiphone G-400, PRS Guitars, Carvin, and Vocals. He was most prominent from 2000 to present. Yanni was given the name Yan Yrastorza Yuzon on March 7th, 1978 in Philippines. Yanni is also known as Yani/Yanni.

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Yanni Regäsel

Yanni Regäsel is a soccer player for the Eintracht Frankfurt, Hertha BSC, and Hertha BSC II. Yanni was born on January 13th, 1996 in Berlin.

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Yanni Gourde

Yanni Gourde is a hockey player for the Tampa Bay Lightning in the National Hockey League. He was most prominent from 2008 to present. Yanni was born on December 15th, 1991 in Saint-Narcisse.

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Yanni Zhao

Yanni was born on November 27th, 1986.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Yanni

Notable Persons With the Last Name Yanni

Yanni

Yanni is a contemporary instrumental, instrumental, crossover, world, new-age, crossover music, world music, and new-age music composer, pianist, music producer, and record producer. He plays Piano and Musical keyboard. He holds the title Nostalgia", Butterfly Dance", Truth of Touch", Acroyali/Standing in Motion", and Santorini". He was most active from 1980 to present. Yanni was given the name Giánnis Chrysomállis on November 14th, 1954.

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Rosanna Yanni

Rosanna was born on February 27th, 1938.

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Hen Yanni

Hen Yanni is an actor and actress. Hen was born on January 20th, 1983.

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Yanni U.S.
  White 89.48% 64.26%
  African American 2.03% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.77% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.32% 16.26%

Of Last Name Yanni

People with the last name Yanni are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Yanni

  • How Popular is the name Yanni? Yanni is the 11,658th most popular name of all time. As a last name Yanni was the 29,793rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Yanni have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 897 babies born with the first name Yanni in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yanni to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Yanni? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1992 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Yanni first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yanni is Thursday, July 15th, 1897.
  • What year had the most people named Yanni born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yanni was in 1998 with a total of 44 babies.
  • Random Yanni Factoid: According to the 1998 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yanni is not a popular baby boy's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 10 babies in Florida have the same name in 1998.
  • Weird things about the name Yanni: The name spelled backwards is Innay. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Inayn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Yanni? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 789 people with the last name Yanni.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Yanni? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Yanni as their last name since less than 1 person in 370k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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