Yunus

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Yunus
Pronunciation Arabic: [juːnus]
Persian: [juːnes]
Hindustani: [juːnʊs]
Gender Male
Origin
Word/name Hebrew
Meaning Dove; peaceful being, accomplishing, and a gift from God
Other names
Related names Jonah, Jonas, Joonas, Yonah, Jonnas

Yunus (also spelled Younes or Younis, Arabic: ‎‎, Younis, Persian: ‎‎, Younes) is a common male given name and the Arabic equivalent of the name Jonah, meaning dove. In Turkish it means dolphin. It may refer to:

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See also[edit]

  • Jonah, English equivalent