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Jāņi

Jāņi Besides John, the name of Jānis is also etymologically linked with other names of various nations, such as Aeneas, Dionysus, Jesus, Joshua, Jonash, Jan, Jean, Johan, João, Ian, Ivan, Huan, and Han[1] . http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/J%C4%81%C5%86i
 
Jānis was sometimes referred to as a son of Dievs; he was apparently a fertility god
 
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