What does Janine mean?
Janine is a very popular first name for females (#600 out of 4276, Top 14%) but a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Janine for girls. Janine entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its apex rank of #268 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Janine and associated names. Prominent alternative forms of Janine ranked in the Top 1000 are Jan, Jane (#322 the previous year), Janeen, Jeanine and Jeannine. Usage of this girl name reached its most widespread during the years 1960-1969 and is now much lower, with the versions Jan, Jane, Janine, Jeanine and Jeannine becoming somewhat dated. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Janine▼ is pronounced similarly to Janeane, Jeanene and Jenene. Other recommended similar baby names are Jacine, Jadine, Jaine, Jaline, Jamaine, Jamina, Janice▼, Janie▼, Janise, Janne, Jaxine, Jonina and Nanine. These names tend to be less frequently used than Janine.