What does Janell mean?
(female) Jacell, Jayell, ..
(male) Janly, .. Middle name pairings:
Janell Rosa (J.R.), ..
How popular is Janell?
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)
Janell entered the list in 1920-1929 and reached its peak position of #592 in the U.S. in the 1970s, but is not ranked currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Janel, Janelle (#470 from recent data), Janely, Jenell, Jenelle and Jonelle are the prominent variation forms of Janell. Usage of these relations of Janell was at its peak 4 decades ago (median #1083) and is now significantly lower (#1781, 64.2% less usage).
Janell▼ is pronounced similarly to Ginelle, Jaenelle, Janiel, Jannel, Jaynell, Jeanelle, Jeannell, Jeannelle, Jenneil, Jennelle, Johnel, Jonel, Jonell, Jonnelle, Junel and Junelle. Other suggested similar names are Branell (see Brandy), Chanell, Danele, Danell, Danella, Danelle, Dannell, Danyell, Darnell, Denell, Donell, Hazell, Jael, Jaelle, Jahnel, Jahnell (see Johnella), Jahnelle, Jameela, Jameila, Jamela, Jamelia, Jamila, Jamilla, Jamille, Jane▼, Janea, Janean, Janee, Janeen, Janeille, Janene, Janess, Janet▼, Janeta, Janeth, Janett, Janeva, Janey, Jayel, Jazelle, Jemelle, Jenella, Jewell▼, Jodell, Joell, Johnella, Jonella, Lanelle, Linell, Lynell, Marell, Marnell, Nanella, Nanelle, Ranelle, Renell, Shanell, Tanelle and Wynell. These names tend to be less commonly used than Janell.See names in meaning and etymology.