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What does Jany mean?

Jany Pronunciation of Jany [jany] as a girls' name has its root in Hebrew, and the name Jany means "God is gracious". Jany is a version of Jane (Hebrew): originally a feminine variation of John.

Associated with: gracious.

Variations

Jany has 20 variants: Jana, Janae, Janaye, Janee, Janey, Jania, Janie, Janna, Janney, Janny, Jayna, Jeanie, Jeni, Jenie, Jinna, Joana, Joanna, Johnna, Joni and Jonie.

35 more different relations via Jane: Gene, Ivana, Jaina, Jaine, Jainee, Jan, Jandy, Janean, Janeen, Janel, Janela, Janene, Janet, Janeta, Janeth, Janica, Janice, Janina, Janine, Janis, Janise, Janit, Janka, Jannel, Jayne, Jayni, Jaynie, Jean, Jeanne, Jenda, Jess, Joan, Juana, Vania and Vanya.

Creative forms:
(female) Jeny, Juny, ..

(male) Jaly, Jaro, ..

Middle name pairings:
Jany Holland (J.H.), ..

How popular is Jany?

Jany is an unusual given name for females but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#77742 out of 150436, Top 52%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Gene, Ivana (#1301 a year ago), Jaina (#1836), Jan, Jana (#1011), Janae (#1003), Jane (#288), Janean, Janee, Janeen, Janel, Janene, Janet (#1487), Janeth, Janey, Jania, Janice (#1238), Janie (#1396), Janina, Janine, Janis, Janise, Janna, Janney, Jayna, Jayne, Jean, Jeanie, Jeanne, Jeni, Jess, Joan (#1990), Joana, Joanna (#306), Johnna, Joni, Juana (#1915) and Vania are the popular varying forms of Jany (unlisted). These forms of Jany were at the top of their popularity 9 decades ago (median #1325) and have become significantly less common since (#1783, 97%), with versions like Gene becoming less trendy. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gene, Ivana, Jaina, Jan, Jana in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Janae, Jane, Janean, Janee, Janeen in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Janel, Janene, Janet, Janeth, Janey in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jania, Janice, Janie, Janina, Janine in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Janis, Janise, Janna, Janney, Jayna in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jayne, Jean, Jeanie, Jeanne, Jeni in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jess, Joan, Joana, Joanna, Johnna in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Joni, Juana, Vania in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jane, Joanna outside U.S.

Similar Names

Jany is pronounced similarly to Gena, Genya, Giana, Gina, Janaeh, Janai, Janaya, Janoah, Jeana, Jeanae, Jeanee, Jenay, Jenee, Jenney, Jenni, Jiana, Jianna, Jina, Jinae, Jinee, Jinia, Jinni, Jonna, Junia and Juno. Other suggested similar names are Anny, Dabny (see Dabney), Danny, Dany, Fanny, Hanny, Hany, Jacey, Jaci, Jacy, Jada, Jade, Jady, Jael, Jaimy, Jalyn, Jama, Jamey, Jami, Jann, Janne, Janot, Janyce, Jas, Jay, Jaye, Jeane, Jen, Jency, Jenn, Jery, Jey, Jin, Jinx, Joane, Joann, Joby, Jody, Joly, Jone, Josy, Joy, July, June, Jyn, Jynx, Lanny, Rainy, Sanny and Tiny. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jany.

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