What does Janessa mean?
Associated with: blend.
Janessa has 78 more related forms via Ja-, Jan, Jane, Vanessa: Jakeisha, Jakisha, Jalea, Jaleesa▼, Jaleese, Jalena, Jalessa, Jalisa▼, Jalissa, Jameisha, Jameka, Jamesha, Jamiesha, Jamisha, Jana▼, Janean, Janeane, Janecia, Janeczka, Janee, Janeen, Janeesa, Janeese, Janel▼, Janela, Janelba, Janella, Janelle, Janene, Janerita, Janet▼, Janeta, Janeth, Janetta, Janette▼, Janey, Jania, Janica, Janika, Janina, Janis▼, Janise, Janisha, Janka, Janna▼, Janora, Jenella, Jenessa, Jess, Jonella, Nessa, Vanassa, Vaneeta, Vanesa▼, Vanesha, Vaneshia, Vanesia, Vanesse, Vanessia, Vanetta, Vaneza, Vaniessa, Vanisa, Vanissa, Vannesa, Vannessa, Varnessa, Venesa, Venesha, Venessa, Venesse, Venessea, Vennessa, Vinesha, Vinessa, Vonessa, Vonesse and Vonnessa.Creative forms:
(female) Janesna, Junessa, ..
(male) Janesi, Janesson, .. Middle name pairings:
Janessa Zia (J.Z.), ..
How popular is Janessa?
Janessa is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2298 out of 4276, Top 54%) but a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Janessa entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its apex position of #524 in the U.S. in 2004, and is at #721 currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Vanessa (#185 via latest list), Jane (#288), Janelle (#470), Jana (#1011), Janice (#1238), Janet (#1487), Janis, Janise, Janina, Jalisa, Jania, Janna, Jenessa, Vannessa, Venessa, Jalessa, Vanesa, Jess, Janey, Janette, Janeen, Janel, Janee, Janean, Jamesha, Jameka, Janene, Janetta, Janeth, Jaleesa, Jalissa and Jan are the popular variation forms of Janessa (#721 via latest list). Other forms, like Vinessa, are uncommon. These relations of Janessa were favored as baby names 65 years ago (median #1300) and are now significantly less common (#1739, 90% less usage). Jane has been the overall favorite, though Vanessa is now the most fashionable, while versions such as Janis are now somewhat dated.
Janessa▲ is alike in pronunciation to Genessa, Gianessa, Janessia, Jennessa, Jinessa, Jonessa and Jonisa. Other recommended names are Agnessa, Anessa, Arnessa, Caressa, Danessa, Inessa, Jaleisa, James▼, Jamese, Janais, Jancess, Janea, Janeece, Janess, Janeva, Janevra (see Geneva), Janicia, Janiss (see Janice), Jannis, Jemsa, Jeressa, Jessa▲, Juanisha, Kanesha, Karessa, Katessa, Lanesha, Lanessa, Lynessa, Maressa, Ranessa, Shanessa and Tanesha. These names tend to be less commonly used than Janessa.See names in meaning and etymology.