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Jann

What does Jann mean?

Jann Pronunciation of Jann [jann] as a name for girls has its root in Hebrew, and Jann means "God is gracious". Jann is a version of Jan (Hebrew): feminine of John.

Associated with: gracious.

Variations

Jann has 1 variant: Janne.

6 more related forms via Jan: Jana, Janah, Janina, Janine, Janna and Jannah.

Creative forms:
(female) Janni, Junn, ..

(male) Jaer, Jain, ..

Middle name pairings:
Jann Maisie (J.M.), ..

How popular is Jann?

Jann is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2794 out of 4276, Top 65%) and an even more popular last name for both adults and children (#35522 out of 150436, Top 24%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Jann was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its highest rank of #956 in the U.S. during 1950-1959, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jann name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Jann listed in the Top 2000 are Jan, Jana (#1011 from current records), Janina, Janine, Janna and Jannah. These relations of Jann were popular in the 1950s (adoption of 0.2%) and are now significantly less conventional, with forms like Jana becoming less stylish.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jann, Jan, Jana, Janina, Janine in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Janna, Jannah in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jann and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Jann is alike in pronunciation to Gene, Jaine, Jane, Jayne, Jean, Jeane, Jeanne, Jen, Jenn, Jenne, Jin, Joan, Joane, Joann, Joanne, Joeann, Joeanne, Jone, Joyann, Joyanne, June, Jyn and Zhane. Other suggested similar names are Jaena, Jaina, Jama, Jami, Janae, Janai, Janay, Janea, Janee, Janey, Jania, Janie, Jannae, Janney, Jannie, Janny, Jany, Jayna, Jayni, Jeana, Jeanna, Jena, Jeni, Jenna, Jenni, Jenny, Jiana, Jianna, Jina, Jinna, Jinni, Jinny, Joana, Joanna, Jona, Joni, Jonna, Jonni, Juana, Juno, Nann and Yann. These names tend to be less frequently used than Jann.

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