What does Janise mean?
Janise [janise] as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and Janise means "God is gracious". Janise is an alternate form of Jane (Hebrew): originally a feminine transcription of John. Janise is also a form of Janice (Hebrew). See also Shanice.
Associated with: gracious.
50 more related forms via Jane, Janice: Jaina, Jaine, Jainee, Jan▼, Jana▼, Janae, Janaye, Jandy, Janean, Janeane, Janee, Janeen, Janel▼, Janela, Janelle, Janene, Janessa▲, Janet▼, Janeta, Janeth, Janette▼, Janey, Jania, Janica, Janicia, Janie▼, Janina, Janine▼, Janique, Janit, Janka, Janna▼, Jannel, Janney, Janny, Jany, Jayne▼, Jayni, Jaynie, Jeanie▼, Jeanne▼, Jeannine▼, Jeni, Jenica, Jenie, Jensine, Joni▼, Jonie, Juanita▼ and Vania.Creative forms:
(female) Jaiise, Jannes, ..
(male) Jancee, Jange, .. Middle name pairings:
Janise Heather (J.H.), ..
How popular is Janise?
Janise is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#3128 out of 4276, Top 73%) and an even more prominent last name for all people (#62396 out of 150436, Top 41%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Janise was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its apex rank of #1613 in the U.S. then, but is not in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Popular varying forms of Janise are Jaina (#1836 in recent rankings), Jan, Jana (#1011), Janae (#1003), Jane (#288), Janean, Janee, Janeen, Janel, Janelle (#470), Janene, Janessa (#721), Janet (#1487), Janeth, Janette, Janey, Jania, Janice (#1238), Janie (#1396), Janiece, Janina, Janine, Janis, Janna, Janney, Janyce, Jayne, Jeanie, Jeanne, Jeannine, Jeni, Jenica, Jenice, Jenise, Joni, Juanita, Shanice and Vania. Adoption of these relations of Janise was more pronounced 7 decades ago (usage of 3%) and has become significantly less since (usage 0.2%, ▼94.5%). Jane has historically been the top pick of parents, although Janessa appears to be gaining favor too, while forms like Janis are now less popular.
Janise is pronounced similarly to Janeese, Jeanice, Jennis and Joniece. Other suggested similar names are Anise, Annise, Candise, Chanise, Dalise, Danice, Danie, Danise, Denise▼, Jacie, Jacine, Jadine, Jaide, Jaime▼, Jaline, Jalisa▼, James▼, Jamese, Jamie▼, Jamika, Jamisha, Janais, Jancis, Janeesa, Janiel, Janifer, Janika, Janisha, Janissa, Janita, Jannae, Janne, Jannie▼, Jannine, Jaxine, Jeanine▼, Jeanique, Jenika, Jenine, Joanie, Jolise, Jonique, Jonisa, Juanisha, Kandise, Lanice, Lanie, Marise, Nanice, Nanine, Ranice, Ranite, Renise, Shanise, Talise, Tanis, Vanisa and Venise. These names tend to be less frequently used than Janise.See names in meaning and etymology.