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Meaning and name origin

Janel \j(a)-nel\ as a girl's name has the meaning "God is gracious" and is a variant of Jane (Hebrew): originally a feminine form of John. Also a variant of Janelle: modern elaborated form of Jane, with the feminine ending -elle from names like Danielle.

Janel has 10 variant forms: Janell, Janielle, Jannel, Jannelle, Jeanelle, Jenell, Jenelle, Jinelle, Johnelle, Jonelle.

Janel is also pronounced similarly to Janiel, Jaynell, Johnel, Jonel, Jonell and Junel. Other suggested similar baby names are Jael, Jahnel, Jahnell, Jamela, Janea, Janee, Janela, Janella, Janely, Janet, Janey and Jayel.


Janel is a very popular first name for females (#1136 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

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