What does Janay mean?
Janay /ja-nay/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls. Janay's root is American. Janay is a version of Janae (American) with the suffix -y.
How popular is Janay?
Janay is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2987 out of 4276, Top 70%) but an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Janay for girls. Janay entered the list in 1990 and reached its apex rank of #719 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Janay and related names. Janae (#932 a year ago) is the only other prominent alternative form of Janay. These girl names were at the top of their popularity in 1990 (usage of 0.3895%) and are now much less popular (usage 0.034%, down 91.3%), with the versions Janae and Janay becoming less fashionable. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Janay▼ is pronounced similarly to Jaena, Jaina, Jana▼, Janee, Janey, Jania, Janie▼, Janna▼, Jannah, Janney, Janny, Janoah, Jany, Jayna, Jeana▼, Jena▼, Jenny▼, Jiana, Jina, Jinny, Joana▼, Jona, Jonae, Jonay and Junae. Other suggested similar baby names are Danay, Jaimy, Jama, Jamey, Jan▼, Jandy, Jane▼, Jann, Janne, Juana▼ and Ranay. These names tend to be less frequently used than Janay.