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Could somebody tell me some story or idiom about the English name-----Ian?
John, or words that mean it (Ian, Ewan, Shane, Sean, Jean, Hans, Jan, Ivan...) is behind a lot of English names (borrowed from the many languages that have contributed to Modern English - not just given names like these, but also family names originally based on the father's name: Johnson, Evans, O'Shea (I'm guessing there, but it sounds probable ), McEwan, Hancock, Jennings...
Last edited by BobK; 21-Apr-2008 at 12:18. Reason: Added name