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Joanna meaning and name origin

Joanna \jo(an)-na\ as a girl's name is pronounced joh-AN-ah. Variant of Joan or Jane. Biblical: the name of several women who were disciples of Christ. Joanne is the French form. Actresses Joanna Lumley, Joanne Woodward; author Joanne (J.K.) Rowling.

Joanna has 11 variant forms: Jo, Joana, Joanie, Joann, Joanne, Joanne, Joeann, Joeanna, Joeanne, Johanna and Johannah.

For more information, see also related names Jean, Yoana and Ioanna.

Joanna is also pronounced similarly to Gianna, Jaena, Jaina, Jana, Janea, Jania, Janna, Jannae, Jannah, Janny, Jayna, Jeana, Jeanna, Jenna, Jiana, Jianna, Jinna, Joannue, Johna, Johnna, Johnnae, Jona, Jonna, Jonnae, Jonni and Joyanna. Other suggested similar baby names are Jann, Janne, Jeanne, Joane, Johana, Johanne, Jolanna, Josanna, Jovanna, Joyann, Joyanne, Juana, Roanna, Yoanna and Zoanna.

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Popularity of Joanna

Joanna is a very popular first name for females (#324 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Joanna name for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Joanna with its variant forms and related girl baby names.


Top 1000 ranking of Joanna name in U.S.
Top 100 ranking of Joanna outside U.S.

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