What does Janeth mean?
Janeth /ja-neth/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name. Janeth's name origins are Hebrew and Scottish, and Janeth means "God is gracious". Janeth is an alternate form, with the suffix -th, of Jane (Hebrew): originally a feminine variation of John. Janeth is also a derivative of Janet (Scottish).
Janeth has 1 variant: Janneth.more]
How popular is Janeth?
Janeth is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#2458 out of 4276, Top 57%) but an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Popular alternative forms of Janeth (outside Top 1000) are Jane (#322 the previous year), Janette, Janet, Janel and Janeen. These girl names were at the height of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 0.5374%) and are now significantly less widespread (usage 0.1356%, down 74.8%), with the forms Janet, Janel, Janette and Jane becoming less fashionable. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Janeth and associated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
A suggested similar baby name is Janita. Like Janeth, this name is not frequently used.