What does Giovanna mean?
Associated with: gracious
(female) Giovanga, Giovannae, ..
(male) Giovannar, Giovon, ..
How popular is Giovanna?
Giovanna is a very prominent first name for women (#1710 out of 4276, Top 40%) but an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the birth name history of Giovanna for girls. Giovanna was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its apex rank of #636 in the U.S. in 2001, and is at #874 currently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Prominent alternative forms of Giovanna (#874 in recent rankings) listed in the Top 2000 are Giavanna (#1127 in recent rankings), Jane (#322), Johanna (#542), John, Johnna, Jovana and Jovanna. These relations of Giovanna were at the peak of their popularity during the years 1940-1949 (median #1322) and have become significantly less common since (#1358, ▼80%), with versions like Jane becoming less stylish. Giovanna is the most trendy girl name among these.
Giovanna▲ is alike in pronunciation to Jeovana and Jeovanna. Other recommended names are Bibianna, Cianna, Devanna, Dianna▼, Didianna (see Didiane), Dionna, Evanna, Fionna, Gafna, Galianna, Gavina, Geonna, Gerianna, Giana▲, Gianina, Gianna, Gilana, Gillianna, Ginna, Gioconda, Gionna, Giordana, Giorgina, Giorgyna (see Georgia), Gitana, Gitanna, Giulianna, Glorianna, Gloryanna, Hosanna, Ioanna, Jianna, Joanna, Joeanna, Josanna, Joyanna, Kianna▼, Kionna, Lavanna, Levanna, Lianna, Lilianna▲, Livana, Loranna, Louanna, Miyanna, Rianna▼, Roanna, Rohanna, Rosanna▼, Roxanna, Royanna, Rozanna, Savanna, Sevanna, Sianna, Silvana, Silvania, Sirvana, Sirvanna, Soosanna, Sosanna, Sylvanna, Tionna, Toyanna, Vianna, Violanta, Yionna, Yoanna, Yohanna, Ziganna, Zivanka and Zoanna. These names tend to be less frequently used than Giovanna.