What does Janell mean?
Janell is a very prominent first name for females (#975 out of 4276, Top 23%) but an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Janell for girls. Janell entered the list in 1930-1939 and reached its peak position of #585 in the U.S. during the years 1970-1979, but is not ranked currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Janel, Janelle (#450 last year) and Jenelle are the prominent variation forms of Janell. Usage of these girl names was at its peak during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 0.3915%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.1375%, down 64.9%), with the versions Janel and Janell becoming less trendy. Janelle (#450) is the most fashionable birth name in this compilation. Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the girl name Janell and associated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Janell▼ is pronounced similarly to Jaenelle, Janiel, Jannel, Jaynell, Jeanelle, Jeannell, Jonel, Jonell, Junel and Junelle. Other suggested similar baby names are Danell, Jahnel, Jahnell, Jahnelle, Jamela, Janeille, Janela, Jenella and Jonella. These names tend to be less commonly used than Janell.