What does Jancis mean?
Jancis [jan-cis] as a girls' name is of Hebrew and Latin origin, and the meaning of Jancis is "frenchman; God is gracious". Modern blend of Jan and Francis (Latin) "frenchman". First used in the novel "Precious Bane" (1924) by Mary Webb, for the character Jancis Beguildy.
(female) Jacis, Jascis, ..
(male) Jancee, Jandi, .. Middle name pairings:
Jancis Ansley (J.A.), ..
How popular is Jancis?
Jancis is an unusual given name for females. Jancis is an unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Jancis (not ranked) are Francis, Jan, Jana (#1011 from current records), Janina, Janine, Jann, Janna and Jannah. Other variants, like Janah, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Jancis reached its most widespread during 1950-1959 (average #892) and has become much diminished since, with versions such as Jan becoming less fashionable. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Candis, Fancie, Jaci, Jacie, Janai, Janais, Janecia, Janess, Jania, Janicia, Janie▼, Janis▼, Janise, Janiss (see Janice), Janit, Jannie▼, Jannis, Jaycie, Jenesis, Jennis, Kandis, Nanci, Nancie, Sancia, Tanis, Wandis and Yancie. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jancis.See names in meaning and etymology.