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Jonathan boy

First name origin & meaning:

Hebrew: God's gift

First name variations: Jonathon, Jon, Nathan, Nate, Nat, Jonatha, Jonathin, Jonathun, Jonathyn, Jonethen, Jonnatha, Jonnathun, Jonathen, Jonaton, Jonnathon, Jonthon, Jounathon, Yanaton, Jonatane, Jonate, Jonattan, Jonnattan, Johnthan

Last name origin & meaning:

Jewish and Gentile (from northern Europe to South India): from the Biblical name Jonathan, meaning ‘God has given’ in Hebrew. In the Bible this is the name of a son of King Saul, the close friend of the young David, whose friendship persisted even when Saul and David are themselves at loggerheads (1 Samuel 31; 2 Samuel 1:19–26).

Famous people who gave their babies this name: Wes Craven, Ric Ocasek, Paulina Porizkova

This name appears in the following lists: Biblical Names, Child Stars

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