What does Janna mean?
Janna [jan-na] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Janna) is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Janna is "God is gracious". Janna is an alternate spelling of Jan (Hebrew): feminine of John. Janna is also a variant of Jana (Hebrew). Janna is also used as a form of Jane (Hebrew) and Johnna (Hebrew).
Associated with: gracious.
Janna▼ has 30 variants: Janae, Janah, Janaye, Janee, Janey, Jania, Janie▼, Jannah, Janney, Jannie▼, Janny, Jany, Jayna, Jeanie▼, Jeni, Jenie, Jinna, Joana▼, Joanna, Johna, Johnnae, Johnnie▼, Jonae, Jonay, Joni▼, Jonie, Jonna, Jonnae, Jonni and Jonnie.
Janna has 52 more alternative forms via Jan, Jana, Jane, Johnna: Giana, Gianina, Gianna, Ivana, Ivanka, Ivanna▲, Jaina, Jaine, Jainee, Janceena, Jandy, Janean, Janeane, Janeen, Janel▼, Janela, Janelba, Janella, Janene, Janessa▲, Janet▼, Janeta, Janeth, Janetta, Janica, Janice▼, Janina, Janine▼, Janis▼, Janise, Janit, Janka, Jann, Jannalee, Janne, Jannel, Jayne▼, Jayni, Jaynie, Jean▼, Jeanne▼, Jenda, Jenica, Jensina, Joan▼, Johanna, Jonita, Jovanna, Juana, Juanita▼, Vania and Vanya.Creative forms:
(female) Janja, Jeona, ..
(male) Jannam, Janni, .. Middle name pairings:
Janna Judith (J.J.), ..
How popular is Janna?
Janna is a very popular first name for females (#895 out of 4276, Top 21%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the baby name history of Janna for girls. Janna was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its top rank of #554 in the U.S. during the years 1970-1979, but is not listed at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Below is a charted study of the history of Janna and affiliated names. Prominent varying forms of Janna listed in the Top 2000 are Giana (#880 via latest list), Gianna (#96), Ivana (#1301), Ivanna (#614), Jaina (#1836), Jan, Jana (#1011), Janae (#1003), Jane (#288), Janean, Janee, Janeen, Janel, Janene, Janessa (#721), Janet (#1487), Janeth, Janetta, Janey, Jania, Janice (#1238), Janie (#1396), Janina, Janine, Janis, Janise, Jann, Jannah, Janney, Jannie, Jayna, Jayne, Jean, Jeanie, Jeanne, Jeni, Jenica, Joan (#1990), Joana, Joanna (#306), Johanna (#541), Johna, Johnna, Johnnie, Joni, Jonna, Jonnie, Jovanna, Juana (#1915), Juanita and Vania. Adoption of these relations of Janna reached its peak 9 decades ago (usage of 5.79%) and is now much diminished (usage 0.49%, ▼91.5%), with versions such as Johnnie becoming less trendy. Joanna is more ubiquitous than the rest, though Gianna is currently more frequently used.
Janna▼ is alike in pronunciation to Gena▼, Genna, Genni, Geonna, Ginia, Ginni, Ginya, Gionna, Janai, Jenai, Jenee, Jennae, Jennay, Jennaya, Jennee, Jenny▼, Jiana, Jinae, Jinni, Jinnie, Jinny, Joanie, Joeanna, Jona and Junia. Other suggested similar names are Alanna▲, Anna▼, Canna, Cianna, Daena, Danna, Dawna, Dayna▼, Dyanna, Eanna, Fawna, Flanna, Gana, Hana▲, Hanna▼, Hinna, Ianna, Jaima, Jama, Jamia, Janeva, Jannina, Janot, Jaya, Jenn, Jenne, Joann▼, Joanne▼, Jonina, Kianna▼, Lanna, Linna, Luanna, Nanna, Rana, Ranna, Roanna, Ronna, Ryanna, Sana, Sanna, Tahna, Teanna, Tianna▼, Vanna, Wanna, Yanna, Zaina, Zanna and Zoanna. These names tend to be less commonly used than Janna.See names in meaning and etymology.