What does Jayna mean?
Jayna [jay-na] as a girls' name is a Hebrew name, and the name Jayna means "God is gracious". Jayna is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -yna, of Jane (Hebrew): originally a feminine variation of John.
Associated with: gracious.
Jayna has 33 more related forms via Jane: Gianna, Ivana, Ivanna▲, Jaina, Jaine, Jainee, Jan▼, Jandy, Janean, Janel▼, Janela, Janene, Janet▼, Janeta, Janica, Janina, Janine▼, Janis▼, Janit, Janka, Jannel, Jayne▼, Jaynell, Jayni, Jaynie, Jean▼, Jeanne▼, Jenda, Joan▼, Johanna, Juana, Vania and Vanya.Creative forms:
(female) Jayja, Jayra, ..
(male) Jaymai, Jaynam, .. Middle name pairings:
Jayna Freya (J.F.), ..
How popular is Jayna?
Jayna is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3382 out of 4276, Top 79%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the birth name statistics of Jayna for girls. Jayna was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its apex rank of #1242 in the U.S. in 2001, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Jayna are Gianna (#96 in recent rankings), Ivana (#1301), Ivanna (#614), Jaina (#1836), Jan, Jana (#1011), Janae (#1003), Jane (#288), Janean, Janee, Janel, Janene, Janet (#1487), Janey, Jania, Janie (#1396), Janina, Janine, Janis, Janna, Janney, Jayne, Jean, Jeanie, Jeanne, Jeni, Joan (#1990), Joana, Joanna (#306), Johanna (#541), Johnna, Joni, Juana (#1915) and Vania. These relations of Jayna were favored by parents in the 1930s (adoption of 5%) and have become much less widespread since (adoption 0.5%, 90.9% less), with versions like Jana becoming less stylish. Ivanna is the most chic baby name among these.
Jayna is pronounced similarly to Genna, Giana, Ginna, Jaena, Janai, Janais, Janea, Jannae, Jannah, Janoah, Janowa, Jeanae, Jeanna, Jena▼, Jenna▼, Jennah, Jenni, Jianna, Jinia, Jinnea, Jinni, Johna, Jonna, Jonnae and Joyanna. Other suggested similar names are Alayna▲, Bryna, Daina, Dayna▼, Duayna, Edyna, Fauna, Gafna, Gayna, Hana▲, Iana, Ianna, Jadra, Jadyn▼, Jaima, Jalea, Jalena, Jama, Jamia, Jann, Janne, Javona, Jaya, Jayda, Jaye, Jayel, Jayla, Jayme▼, Jolyna, Julayna, Jyn, Lanna, Marna, Mayana, Nadyna, Nyna, Rayana, Rayna▲, Rayona, Reyna▲, Sabyna (see Sabina), Shayna▼, Tana, Taryna, Vana, Vanna, Zana, Zanna, Zayna and Zyna. These names tend to be less frequently used than Jayna.See names in meaning and etymology.