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What does Johna mean?

Johna Pronunciation of Johna [johna] as a name for girls is of Hebrew derivation, and the name Johna means "God is gracious". Johna is a variant form of Johnna (Hebrew): feminine of John and Jon.

Associated with: gracious.


Johna has 11 variants: Jana, Janna, Johnnae, Johnnie, Jonae, Jonay, Joni, Jonna, Jonnae, Jonni and Jonnie.

4 more different relations via Johnna: Giana, Johnetta, Jonita and Jovanna.

Creative forms:
(female) Johja, Johla, ..

(male) Johni, Johro, ..

Middle name pairings:
Johna Sandra (J.S.), ..

How popular is Johna?

Johna is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3168 out of 4276, Top 74%) and also a somewhat popular last name for both adults and children (#136783 out of 150436, Top 91%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Johna entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its peak position of #1418 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Giana (#880 in 2015), Jana (#1011), Jonna, Jovanna, Joni, Jonnie, Johnna, Janna, Johnetta and Johnnie are the popular varying forms of Johna. Other forms, like Jonita, are uncommon. These relations of Johna reached the height of their popularity in the 1960s (average #1080) and have become significantly less common since (#1808, down 79%), with forms like Janna falling out of fashion.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Johna, Giana, Jana, Janna, Johnetta in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Johnna, Johnnie, Joni, Jonna, Jonnie, Jovanna in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Johna is pronounced similarly to Geena, Ginna, Gionna, Janah, Janea, Jannah, Jayna, Jeana, Jeanna, Jeena, Jena, Jenai, Jenay, Jenna, Jenni, Jiana, Jina, Jinae, Jinna, Jinni, Jinny, Joanna, Joeanna, Jona and Junae. Other recommended names are Aghna, Bogna, Dahna, Dona, Ethna, Ioana, Iona, Joan, Joane, Joann, Jobyna, Jocia, Joela, Johana, Johanna, Johnel, Joia, Jola, Jolana, Jolena, Jolina, Jolyna, Jone, Jonina, Joppa, Jorja, Josina, Jovana, Jovena, Jovina, Joya, Jozsa, Juana, Lona, Lonna, Lorna, Moina, Monna, Morna, Mouna, Moyna, Nonna, Norna, Oona, Rohana, Rona, Tona, Yoana, Zahna and Zona. These names tend to be less commonly used than Johna.

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