Meaning and name origin
Jeanne \je(an)-ne\ as a girl's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Jeanne is "God is gracious". Jeanne is a variant of Jane (Hebrew): originally a feminine form of John. Also a variant of Jean (Hebrew): variant of Jane, from John. See also Jeanelle.
Jeanne is a very popular first name for females (#200 out of 4276, Top 5%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Jeanne for girls. Jeanne reached its highest rank of #95 in the U.S. in 1920-1929 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Jeanne and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Jane (#322), Jeanne, Jeane, Jean and Jan. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Jeanne▼ is also pronounced similarly to Jaine, Jann, Janne, Jayne▼, Jenn, Jenne, Joane, Joann▼, Joanne▼, Joeann, Joeanne and Joyanne. Other suggested similar baby names are Deanne▼, Janae▼, Janee, Janie▼, Janna▼, Jannae, Janney, Jannie▼, Janny, Jeana▼, Jeanae, Jeanay, Jeanee, Jeanene, Jeanie▼, Jeanine▼, Jeanna▼, Jeannie▼, Jenae, Jenee, Jenie, Jenna▲, Jennae, Jennee, Jenney, Jenni, Jennie▼, Jenny▼, Jianna, Joanie, Joanna▲, Joannue, Joeanna, Johanne, Leanne▼ and Reanne. These names tend to be less commonly used than Jeanne.