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What does Joane mean?

Joane Pronunciation of Joane [joane] as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of the name Joane is "God is gracious". Joane is an alternate form of Joan (Hebrew): medieval feminine transcription of John.

Associated with: gracious.


Joane has 1 variant: Jone.

4 more alternative forms via Joan: Joanie, Joannue, Jonee and Joni.

Creative forms:
(female) Jene, Joanez, ..

(male) Joace, Joaje, ..

Middle name pairings:
Joane Carley (J.C.), ..

How popular is Joane?

Joane is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3380 out of 4276, Top 79%) but a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Joane was first listed in 1930-1939 and reached its peak rank of #1499 in the U.S. in the 1930s, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Joane name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Joane outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Joan (#1990 from recent data), Joni and Joanie are the popular varying forms of Joane. Other variants, like Joannue, are seldom used. These relations of Joane were favored as baby names during 1930-1939 (usage of 2.7%) and have become significantly less common since, with forms like Joan going out of style.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Joane, Joan, Joanie, Joni in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Joane and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Joane is pronounced similarly to Gene, Jaine, Jan, Jane, Jann, Janne, Jayne, Jean, Jeane, Jeanne, Jen, Jenn, Jenne, Jin, Joann, Joanne, Joeann, Joeanne, Joyann, Joyanne, June, Jyn and Zhane. Other recommended names are Jana, Janae, Janea, Janee, Janey, Janie, Jany, Jeana, Jeanae, Jeanee, Jeanie, Jiana, Joana, Joanna, Johana, Johanne, Johna, Jona, Jonae, Jonie, Jonna, Jonnae, Jonni, Jonnie and Juana. These names tend to be less frequently used than Joane.

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