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Meaning and name origin

Janie \j(a)-nie\ as a girl's name is of Greek and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Janie is "noble aristocrat; God is gracious". Janie is a variant of Eugenia (Greek): feminine of Greek Eugenios or Latin Eugenius (see Eugene). Also a variant of Jane (Hebrew): originally a feminine form of John.


Janie has 22 variant forms: Jana, Janae, Janaye, Janee, Janey, Jania, Janna, Janney, Janny, Jany, Jayna, Jeanie, Jeni, Jenie, Jenna, Jennie, Jinna, Joana, Joanna, Johnna, Joni, Jonie.


Janie is a very popular first name for females (#336 out of 4276, Top 8%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Janie for girls. Janie reached its highest rank of #147 in the U.S. in 1880-1889 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Janie name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Janie outside U.S.

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Janie and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Jenna (#266), Jane (#322), Joanna (#327), Janae (#932), Jennie, Joana, Johnna, Joni, Jayna, Jana, Janie, Janna, Eugenia and Jeanie. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Eugenia, Jana, Janae, Jane, Janie, Janna, Jeanie, Jenna, Jennie, Joana in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Joanna, Johnna, Joni in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jana, Janae, Jane, Jayna, Jenna, Joanna outside U.S.

Similar Names

Janie is also pronounced similarly to Genie, Jainee, Janaea, Janaeh, Janah, Janai, Janais, Janay, Janea, Jannae, Jannie, Jayni, Jaynie, Jeanae, Jeanee, Jeannie, Jenae, Jenee, Jinae, Jinia, Jinnie, Joanie, Jonae, Jonee, Jonnie, Junae and Junia. Other suggested similar baby names are Danie, Jacie, Jaime, Jaimie, Jaine, Jamee, Jami, Jamia, Jamie, Jammie, Jan, Janice, Janiel, Janine, Janis, Janise, Janit, Jann, Janne, Jayme, Jaymie, Jayne, Jeane, Jeanne, Jenne, Joane, Joanne, Jone, June and Lanie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Janie.