What does Joanne mean?
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)
Presented below is the birth name history of Joanne for girls. Joanne was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its peak rank of #56 in the U.S. during the years 1940-1949, but is not ranked currently. (Top Birth Names, 2014)
Shown below is a comparison of the history of the girl name Joanne and affiliated names. Prominent varying forms of Joanne are Jo, Joana, Joanie, Joann, Joanna (#327 a year ago), Johanna (#542) and Johannah. Other variants, like Joeanna, are seldom used. These forms of Joanne reached the top of their popularity during the years 1940-1949 (median #495) and are somewhat less common today (#858, 72% less). Joanna is a perennial favorite, while Jo, Joana, Joann, Joanne and Johanna are no longer trendy.
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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 similar baby 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.