JanelRate Janel: Do you like this name?
Get creative with Janel | Add to list (0)
Janel 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 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.
View a list of the 2 names that reference Janel.
Popularity of Janel
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).
Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Janel name for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Janel with its variant forms and related girl baby names.
© 2014 Think Baby Names