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What does Joanne mean?

Joanne Pronunciation of Joanne [joanne] as a girls' name is a version of Joanna: variation of Joan. See also Jo.


Joanne has 3 variants: Joann, Joeann and Joeanne.

5 more different relations via Joanna: Joana, Joanie, Joeanna, Johanna and Johannah.

Creative forms:
(female) Jeone, Joanje, ..

(male) Joanah, Joani, ..

Middle name pairings:
Joanne Belen (J.B.), ..

How popular is Joanne?

Joanne is a very prominent first name for women (#147 out of 4276, Top 3%) but an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Joanne was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its peak rank of #53 in the U.S. in the 1930s, but is not ranked currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent varying forms of Joanne are Jo, Joana, Joanie, Joann, Joanna (#306 a year ago), Joeann, Johanna (#541) and Johannah. Other variants, like Joeanne, are seldom used. These forms of Joanne reached the top of their popularity during the years 1940-1949 (median #906) and are now much less common (#1649, 91% less usage).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Joanne, Jo, Joana, Joanie, Joann in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Joanna, Joeann, Johanna, Johannah in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Joanna, Johanna outside U.S.

Similar Names

Joanne is pronounced similarly to Jaine, Jan, Jane, Jann, Janne, Jayne, Jean, Jeane, Jeanne, Jenn, Jenne, Joan, Joane, Jone, Joyann, Joyanne, June and Zhane. Other recommended names are Deanne, Hanne, Ioanna, Jaena, Jaina, Jana, Janaea, Janah, Janay, Janea, Janee, Janey, Janie, Janna, Jannae, Jannet, Janny, Jany, Jayme, Jayna, Jayni, Jaynie, Jeana, Jeanae, Jeanay, Jeanee, Jeanene, Jeanna, Jenee, Jenie, Jenney, Jinae, Jinee, Jinnea, Joannue, Johnnie, Jolanna, Jolene, Joline, Jolyne, Jona, Jonie, Jonna, Jorene, Josanna, Joyanna, Juana, Leanne, Luanne, Osanne, Ozanne, Rozanne, Tianne, Yoanna, Yolanne, Ysanne and Zoanne. These names tend to be less commonly used than Joanne.

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