What does Johna mean?
Johna /joh-na/ [2 sylls.] 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. Compare last name Jona.
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)
Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Johna and affiliated names. Gianna (#95 in 2014), Giana (#775), Giovanna (#874), Jonna, Joni, Jonnie, Janna, Jana, Johnna and Johnnie are the popular varying forms of Johna (outside Top 1000). Forms like Johnelle are uncommon. These girl names reached the height of their popularity during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.2613%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.1256%, down 51.9%), with forms like Giovanna, Johnna, Johnnie, Jana and Janna falling out of fashion. Gianna (#95) and Giana (#775) are two of the more trendy birth names among these. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Johna is pronounced similarly to Jaena, Jaina, Jayna, Jeana▼, Jeena, Jena▼, Jenna▲, Jiana, Jina, Jinna, Joana▼, Joanna▲ and Jona. Other recommended similar baby names are Joan▼, Joane, Joann▼, Johana▼, Johanna▼, Jone and Juana▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Johna.