What does Jannel mean?
Jannel /jan-nel/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name. Jannel's name origin is Hebrew, and Jannel means "God is gracious". Jannel is an alternate form of Jane (Hebrew): originally a feminine variation of John. Juniel is a conventional surname.
How popular is Jannel?
Jannel is an uncommon given name for females. Jannel is an equally unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of Jannel and corresponding names. Janae (#932 in 2014), Jane (#322), Janeen, Janel, Janelle (#450), Janet, Janie, Janine, Janna, Jayne, Jeanne and Jenelle are the popular alternative forms of Jannel (outside Top 1000). These girl names reached the top of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 0.4795%) and are now significantly less popular (usage 0.108%, ▼77.5%), with versions like Janae, Janet, Janna, Jayne and Jeanne falling out of fashion. Janelle (#450) is the most fashionable baby name in this compilation. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Jannel is pronounced similarly to Janell▼, Janiel, Jeannell, Jenneil, Johnel, Jonel and Junel. Other suggested similar baby names are Jahnel, Jahnell, Janely, Janne and Jannet. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jannel.