Category Archives: Language

Ioannes and John

A visitor to this blog recently commented that he found it ironic my name means “Jehovah is gracious” in Hebrew, and at the same time I had written a post criticising the Pope. Despite it sounding awesomely Biblical, I am Greek and Iōánnēs (Ιωάννης) is simply my actual given first name. In Greek it’s just […]