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What does Ioanna mean?

Ioanna Pronunciation of Ioanna [ioan-na] as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Ioanna is "He (God) has favored me". Greek variant of Hannah.

Associated with: greek.

Variations

Ioanna has 5 variants: Ioana, Ioanah, Ioannah, Joanna and Yohanna.

10 more different relations via Hannah: Anna, Chana, Chanha, Channah, Hana, Hanna, Hanne, Hanny, Honna and Nanny.

Creative forms:
(female) Ioanne, ..

(male) Ioango, Ioania, ..

Middle name pairings:
Ioanna Marlowe (I.M.), ..

How popular is Ioanna?

Ioanna is a rare given name for females. Ioanna is a rare last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Anna (#44 in recent rankings), Chana (#855), Hana (#860), Hanna (#523), Hannah (#28), Joanna (#306) and Nanny are the popular variation forms of Ioanna (outside Top 2000) appearing in the Top 2000. Usage of these relations of Ioanna was well-received among parents a century ago (median #982) and is now significantly less (#659, 86.3% less usage). Anna has historically been preferred by parents, although Hana seems to be gaining popularity too, while versions such as Anna have lost favor. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Anna, Chana, Hana, Hanna, Hannah in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Joanna, Nanny in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Anna, Hanna, Hannah, Joanna outside U.S.

Similar Names

Ioanna is alike in pronunciation to Aanya, Aiyanna, Ayanna, Ayonna, Eanna, Iana, Ianna, Ina, Inaya, Inya, Iona, Ionia, Ionie, Ionya, Juana, Unna, Wahnna, Wanna, Yana, Yanna, Yionna, Yoana, Yoanah, Yoanna and Yoannah. Other suggested similar names are Alanna, Danna, Dhanna, Dianna, Dyanna, Elanna, Evanna, Gianna, Hosanna, Idania, Idunna, Ilana, Iolana, Iolanta, Ione, Irayna, Ivania, Ivanka, Ivanna, Ivanya, Janna, Jeanna, Jianna, Joana, Johnna, Jolanna, Josanna, Jovanna, Joyanna, Keanna, Leanna, Louanna, Luanna, Osanna, Ranna, Reanna, Roana, Roanna, Roanne, Ronna, Rosanna, Royanna, Sanna, Seanna, Sianna, Teanna, Tianna, Toyanna, Ysanna and Zoanne. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ioanna.

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