Name: Yonah

Origin and Meaning of the Name Yonah

  • Meaning:
    Dove
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (yoh NAH)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Yonah)
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Miscellaneous Info for Yonah

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  • Used in:
    Hebrew speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    The girl's and boy's name Yonah may refer to the dove sent by Noah sent to see if the Earth was still flooded.

    It is also the Hebrew form of Jonah, a prophet swallowed by a fish, as told in the Old Testament Book of Jonah.

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