Origin of the name OANNES.
Etymology of the name OANNES.
Meaning of the baby name OANNES.
Assyrian deity, half man and half fish, who according to the Greek
mythologists, floated on the waters of chaos. He was called the
"Lord of the Lower World," and "Lord of Darkness," and
was probably analogous to the Dagon
of the Phoenicians.
(An Archaic Dictionary, Cooper, 1876).