Meaning and Name Origin
Ivanka \i-van-ka, iv(a)-nka\ as a girls' name. The meaning of the name Ivanka is "God is gracious". Ivanka is a form of Ivana (Czechoslovakian, Slavic, Hebrew). Ivanka is also a form of Jane (Hebrew): originally a feminine form of John.
Ivanka has 1 variant: Ivancka.
Ivanka has 44 more related forms via Ivana, Jane: Gianina, Gianna▲, Giovanna▼, Iva▼, Ivania, Ivanna▲, Ivanya, Jaina, Jan▼, Jana▼, Janae▼, Jandy, Janean, Janee, Janel▼, Janela, Janet▼, Janeta, Janey, Jania, Janica, Janie▼, Janina, Janis▼, Janit, Janka, Janna▼, Janny, Jany, Jayna, Jean▼, Jeanie▼, Jeanne▼, Jenda, Jinna, Joan▼, Joana▼, Joanna▲, Johanna▼, Johnna▼, Juana▼, Juanita▼, Vania and Vanya.
Ivanka is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Ivanka is an equally uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Ivanka and corresponding names. Gianna (#95 in 2014), Giovanna (#874), Iva, Ivana, Ivanna (#664), Jan, Jana, Janae (#932), Jane (#322), Janel, Janet, Janie, Janis, Janna, Jean, Jeanie, Jeanne, Joan, Joana, Joanna (#327), Johanna (#542), Johnna, Juana and Juanita are the popular related forms of Ivanka (#unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000. These girl names were at the peak of their popularity during the years 1940-1949 and are now significantly less popular, with forms such as Giovanna, Janae, Janet, Johanna and Juanita falling out of fashion. Gianna (#95), Ivanna (#664) and Joanna (#327) are three of the more fashionable birth names among these, with Joanna enjoying a rebound in popularity. (2014 Birth Statistics)