Meaning and name origin
Janine is a very popular first name for females (#600 out of 4276, Top 14%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Janine for girls. Janine reached its highest rank of #268 in the U.S. in 1960-1969. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Janine and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Jane (#322), Jan, Janeen, Jeannine and Janine. (2014 statistics).
Janine is also pronounced similarly to Janeane, Jeanene, Jeanine, Jenene, Jenine and Jennine. Other suggested similar baby names are Jacine, Jadine, Jaine, Jaline, Jamaine, Jamina, Janice, Janie, Janise, Janne, Jaxine, Jeanina, Jenina, Jonina and Nanine. These names tend to be less commonly used than Janine.