What does Jan mean?
Associated with: gracious
Jan has 1 masculine form: Yann.Kreatif forms:
(female) Janni, Jinn, ..
(male) Jaman, Janri, ..
How popular is Jan?
Jan is a very popular first name for women (#340 out of 4276, Top 8%) and also a very popular last name for both adults and children (#14995 out of 150436, Top 10%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Jan for girls. Jan was first listed in 1920-1929 and reached its top position of #142 in the U.S. in the 1950s, but is not listed at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of Jan and corresponding names. Popular varying forms of Jan are Jane (#322 the previous year), Janessa (#761), Janae (#932), Jana (#1106), Janice (#1325), Janet (#1375), Jannah (#1830), Janna, Jannet, Jann, Janyce, John, Janina, Janett, Janeth, Janine, Janis and Janise. These forms of Jan were popular as birth names 6 decades ago (adoption of 2.55%) and have become significantly less common since (adoption 0.11%, down 96%), with forms such as Janine becoming somewhat dated.
Jan▼ is pronounced similarly to Gene▼, Jaine, Jayne▼, Jean▼, Jeane, Jeanne▼, Jen, Jenn, Jenne, Joan▼, Joane, Joann▼, Joanne▼, Joeann, Jone, Joyann, June▼ and Zhane▼. Other recommended names are Fan, Ja-, Jae, Jany, Jas, Jay, Nan▼, San and Van. These names tend to be less frequently used than Jan.