What does Joann mean?
(female) Jeann, Joani, ..
(male) Joaja, Joman, .. Middle name pairings:
Joann Bria (J.B.), ..
How popular is Joann?
Joann is a very popular first name for women (#164 out of 4276, Top 4%) but a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Joann entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its peak position of #69 in the U.S. during the years 1930-1939, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Jo, Joana, Joanie, Joanna (#306 the previous year), Joanne, Joeann, Johanna (#541) and Johannah are the popular related forms of Joann. Adoption of these forms of Joann was well-received 8 decades ago (adoption of 0.9%) and has become much diminished since (adoption 0.1%, down 90.6%), with forms like Joana becoming less trendy.
Joann▼ is pronounced similarly to Jaine, Jan▼, Jane▼, Jann, Janne, Jayne▼, Jean▼, Jeane, Jeanne▼, Jen, Jenn, Jenne, Jin, Joan▼, Joane, Jone, Joyann, Joyanne, June▼, Jyn and Zhane▼. Other suggested similar names are Brann, Deann▼, Diann▼, Dyann, Jana▼, Janna▼, Janny, Jany, Jeana, Jeanna, Jiana, Jianna, Joannue, Johana, Johanne, Johna, Johnna, Jolan, Jolana, Jolanna, Jolanne, Jolin, Jolyn, Jolynn, Jona, Joni▼, Jonna, Jonni, Jordann, Josana, Josanna, Josanne, Jovana, Jovanna, Jovanne, Joyanna, Juana, Leann▼, Liann, Logann, Louann, Luann▼, Nann, Riann, Roxann▼, Ryann▲ and Yann. These names tend to be less commonly used than Joann.See names in meaning and etymology.