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JOHN

Name JOHN

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 5,693,947 births of John in the countries below, which represents an average of 40,964 births of children bearing the first name John per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 11,339 births.
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Information about the first name John

We celebrate John on July 24th
The first name John is listed in our categories :The first name John has been assigned to:
99.69% to boys
0.31% to girls
The country where the first name John is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 4 letters including 1 vowel and 3 consonants

Anagrams of the first name John

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of John : Jhon, Jonh

John in Japanese *

Romajijon
Katakanaジョン
Hiraganaじょん
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
John en Japonais
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John in sign language

John in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name John

US English
Etymology src :
Pronunciation src :
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈdʒɑn/
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈdʒɒn/
Noun (Derived terms) src :
Noun (Synonyms) src :
  • (prostitute's client): See Thesaurus:prostitute's client
  • (device or place for urination and defecation): See Thesaurus:chamber pot, Thesaurus:toilet, and Thesaurus:bathroom
 

Popularity of the name John

Number of JOHN births per year

Total births of John by country

Births with the first name John
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2018
5,124,815
17,129
ONOntario
1913 - 2017
179,846
196
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2019
81,252
0
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
73,868
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2019
72,190
0
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2019
30,445
0
NSNew Scotland
1920 - 2019
28,178
0
BRBrazil
1930 - 2010
19,665
70
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2018
19,186
0
NONorway
1945 - 2019
17,805
0
FRFrance
1900 - 2018
14,125
0
CHSwitzerland
1912 - 2018
3,976
0
SESweden
1998 - 2019
3,616
0
ABAlberta
1990 - 2018
2,721
1
QCQuebec
1980 - 2018
1,463
4
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
821
3
DKDenmark
1985 - 2018
656
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2019
597
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2018
348
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2019
309
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2018
251
3
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
236
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
112
0
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2019
52
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2019
8
0

Total births of John by country (last available year)

Births with the first name John
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2018
9,119
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2018
486
0
BRBrazil
2010
461
2
ONOntario
2017
267
0
IEIreland
2019
209
0
SESweden
2019
148
0
FRFrance
2018
84
0
ABAlberta
2018
83
0
NZNew Zealand
2019
78
0
DEGermany
2018
72
1
DKDenmark
2018
57
0
BCBritish Columbia
2019
56
0
CHSwitzerland
2018
55
0
NONorway
2019
49
0
QCQuebec
2018
30
0
NLNetherlands
2019
26
0
ATAustria
2018
18
0
BEBelgium
2019
17
0
ITItaly
2018
12
0
PLPoland
2019
6
0
ARArgentina
2015
2
0
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
1
0

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Personalities with the first name John

There are 2350 personalities with the first name John


John Fitzgerald Kennedy
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United states of america
Politician Statesperson


John Locke
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Kingdom of england
Writer Physician Politician Philosopher


J. R. R. Tolkien
(John Ronald Reuel Tolkien) src

United kingdom
Writer Poet Military officer Translator Author University teacher Literary critic Children's writer Essayist Linguist


John Lennon
(John Winston Lennon) src

United kingdom
Musician Public figure Guitarist Painter Record producer Pianist Singer-songwriter Actor Writer Composer Poet Singer Film actor Prosaist Peace activist Film director Film producer


John Adams
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United kingdom
Lawyer Politician Statesperson


John Maynard Keynes
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United kingdom United kingdom of great britain and ireland
Businessperson Politician Professor Mathematician Economist Diplomat Philosopher Non-fiction writer


John Quincy Adams
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United states of america
Politician Statesperson


Calvin Coolidge
(John Calvin) src

United states of america
Politician Statesperson


John Milton
src

Kingdom of england
Writer Poet Politician


John Steinbeck
(John Ernest Steinbeck) src

United states of america
Screenwriter Writer Author Journalist Novelist



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name John
Full list of personalities with the first name John

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name John

There are 23350 actors and actresses with the first name John
John Paul Carson
John White Jr.
John Paul Ruttan
John Bartlebaugh
John Southall
John Currie
John Mel
John Ferraro
John Klarner
John Hanly
John Dominici
John Chilleri
John Evans
John D'leo
John Way
John Keach
John Long
John Christopher Allen
John Jangard
John Mcconnell
John Brynelsen
John Quigley
John Power
John John Florence
John Venzke
John Boyega
John Orozco
John James
John Elvis
John Herina

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name John
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name John

Rankings of first name JOHN by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#27US United State of America2018
#30IE Ireland2019
#42ON Ontario2017
#46AB Alberta2018
#61NZ New Zealand2019
#69BC British Columbia2019
#84DK Denmark2018
#89SE Sweden2019
#122GB United Kingdom2018
#123NO Norway2019
#136DE Germany2018
#168CH Switzerland2018
#204QC Quebec2018
#290BR Brazil2010
#306AT Austria2018
#399PL Poland2019
#566NL Netherlands2019
#579FR France2018
#604BE Belgium2019
#769IT Italy2018
#909AR Argentina2015
#2488CZ Czechoslovakia2016
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#6339DE Germany2018
#16140BR Brazil2010