- a female given name.
Also Jo·ann, Jo Ann, Jo·an·na [joh-an-uh] /dʒoʊˈæn ə/.
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Examples from the Web for joannes
Joannes is then taken to his master for the Deposition proper.Life in the Medieval University
Robert S. Rait, M.A.
What do you say to this copy of Joannes de Ketam, Venice, 1522?The Guardian Angel
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
He wished to see his friend Joannes once more, for he had never been forgotten.
Their master had ordered Joannes to be brought to him, and they must obey his command.
He rushed to Joannes's home and said to his friend, 'I am going away, Joannes.
- a variant of johannes
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