What does Janie mean?
Janie \j(a)-nie\ as a girls' name. Janie's roots are Greek and Hebrew, and the meaning of Janie is "noble aristocrat; God is gracious". Janie is a form of Eugenia (Greek): feminine of Greek Eugenios. Janie is also a variation of Jane (Hebrew): originally a feminine form of John.
Janie▼ has 44 more related variations via Eugenia, Jane: Gene▼, Genia, Genie▼, Jaina, Jaine, Jainee, Jan▼, Jandy, Janean, Janeane, Janeen, Janel▼, Janela, Janelle, Janene, Janet▼, Janeta, Janeth, Janette▼, Janica, Janice▼, Janina, Janine▼, Janique, Janis▼, Janise, Janit, Janka, Jannel, Jayne▼, Jayni, Jaynie, Jean▼, Jeanne▼, Jeannine▼, Jenda, Jenica, Jeniece, Jensine, Joan▼, Juana▼, Juanita▼, Vania and Vanya.
Janie is a very popular first name for females (#336 out of 4276, Top 8%) but a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Janie for girls. Janie reached its apex rank of #147 in the U.S. then, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Eugenia, Gene, Genie, Jan, Jana, Janae (#932 in 2014), Jane (#322), Janeen, Janel, Janelle (#450), Janet, Janette, Janice, Janine, Janis, Janna, Jayne, Jean, Jeanie, Jeanne, Jeannine, Jenna (#266), Jennie, Joan, Joana, Joanna (#327), Johnna, Joni, Juana and Juanita are the popular varying forms of Janie ranked in the Top 1000. Adoption of these girl names was at its peak during the years 1950-1959 (usage of 0.5295%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.0872%, down 83.5%), with forms like Janae, Janet, Janice, Jeanne and Jennie falling out of style. Janelle (#450), Jenna (#266) and Joanna (#327) are three of the more contemporarily stylish girl names in this list, with Joanna undergoing a resurgence in popularity. Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the girl name Janie and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Janie▼ is alike in pronunciation to Janaea, Janaeh, Janah, Janai, Janais, Janay▼, Janea, Jannae, Jannie▼, Jeanae, Jeanee, Jeannie▼, Jenae, Jenee, Jinae, Jinia, Jinnie, Joanie, Jonae, Jonee, Jonnie▼, Junae and Junia. Other recommended similar baby names are Danie, Jacie, Jaime▼, Jaimie▼, Jamee, Jami▼, Jamia, Jamie, Jammie, Janiel, Jann, Janne, Jayme▼, Jaymie, Jeane▼, Jenne, Joane, Joanne▼, Jone, June and Lanie. These names tend to be less frequently used than Janie.