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What does Jonita mean?

Jonita Pronunciation of Jonita as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the name Jonita means "God is gracious". Jonita is a version of Johnna (Hebrew): feminine of John and Jon.




VARIANTS Jonetta, Johnetta

RELATED FORMS VIA JOHNNA Jana, Janna, Johna, Jonae, Jonay, Jonell, Jonette, Joni, Jonna, Jonnae, Jonni, Jonnie



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How popular is Jonita?

Jonita is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Jonita is an equivalently uncommon surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Jana (#917 IN 2016), Janna, Johna, Johnetta, Johnna, Jonell, Jonette, Joni, Jonna and Jonnie are the prominent related forms of Jonita (NOT RANKED) listed in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Jonetta, are seldom used. These relations of Jonita were favored as baby names in the 1960s (AVERAGE #1125) and are now much less widespread, with versions like Joni going out of style. (2016 BIRTH STATISTICS)

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

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jonell, Jonette, Joni, Jonna, Jonnie in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Jonita is alike in pronunciation to Janeta, Janetta, Janita, Jenetta, Jenita, Jennita, Jonati, Juniata, Junita and Juwanita. Other recommended sound-alike names are Annita, Arnita, Benita, Bonita, Corita, Danita, Denita, Donata, Donia, Donita, Dorita, Ionija (see Ionia), Janet, Janeth, Janett, Jania, Janica, Janika, Janina, Janit, Janot, Jenda, Jenica, Jinia, Jocia, Jocinta, Joetta, Joia, Joleta, Jolisa, Jona, Jonet, Jonetia, Joneva, Jonie, Jonina, Jonisa, Josina, Jovina, Juanita, Julita, Junia, Lenita, Lolita, Lorita, Monica, Monika, Nenita, Onita, Renita, Ronika, Rosita, Sonia, Sunita, Tanita, Tonia, Tonica, Unita, Vanita, Vinita, Vonitia (see Venetia), Wanita, Yonit, Zanita and Zonia. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jonita.

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