What does Jayne mean?
Jayne /jay-ne/ [1 syll.] as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the name Jayne means "God is gracious". Jayne is a version, with the suffix -yne, of Jane (Hebrew): originally a feminine version of John.
Jayne▼ has 49 more relations via Jane: Gene▼, Jaina, Jainee, Jan▼, Jana▼, Janae▼, Janaye, Jandy, Janean, Janeane, Janee, Janeen, Janel▼, Janela, Janene, Janet▼, Janeta, Janeth, Janey, Jania, Janice▼, Janie▼, Janina, Janine▼, Janis▼, Janise, Janit, Janka, Janna▼, Jannel, Janney, Janny, Jany, Jayna, Jaynell, Jayni, Jaynie, Jean▼, Jeanie▼, Jeanne▼, Jeni, Jenie, Jinna, Joana▼, Joanna▲, Joni▼, Jonie, Juana▼ and Shene.Kreatif forms: Jafne, Jayje, Jene. [more]
How popular is Jayne?
Jayne is a very popular first name for women (#636 out of 4276, Top 15%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#9523 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Jayne for girls. Jayne was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its highest position of #288 in the U.S. during 1950-1959, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Prominent related forms of Jayne rated in the Top 1000 are Gene, Jan, Jana, Janae (#932 the previous year), Jane (#322), Janeen, Janel, Janet, Janice, Janie, Janine, Janis, Janna, Jean, Jeanie, Jeanne, Joan, Joana, Joanna (#327), Joni and Juana. These girl names reached the top of their popularity during the years 1950-1959 (usage of 0.5753%) and have become much less widespread since (usage 0.0645%, down 88.8%), with forms like Janae, Janet, Janice, Jeanie and Jeanne falling out of fashion. Joanna (#327) is the most trendy girl name here, and there is also a rebound in birth name usage for this name. Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of Jayne and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Jayne▼ is alike in pronunciation to Jann, Janne, Jeane▼, Jenne, Joane, Joanne▼, Jone and June▲. Other suggested similar baby names are Dayne, Jaena, Jaime▼, Jamee, Jamie▲, Janea, Jannae, Jannie▼, Jayde▼, Jaye, Jayme▼, Jaymee, Jaymie, Layne, Payne and Rayne. These names tend to be less commonly used than Jayne.