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What does Janka mean?

Janka Pronunciation of Janka as a girls' name is of Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of the name Janka is "God is gracious". Janka is a variant form of Jane (Hebrew): originally a feminine variant of John.




RELATIONS VIA JANE Gianna, Ivana, Ivancka, Ivanka, Ivanna, Jaina, Jaine, Jainee, Jan, Jana, Janae, Janaye, Jandy, Janean, Janeane, Janeczka, Janee, Janeen, Janel, Janela, Janelba, Janella, Janene, Janessa, Janet, Janeta, Janeth, Janetta, Janey, Jania, Janica, Janice, Janie, Janina, Janine, Janis, Janise, Janit, Janna, Jannel, Janney, Janny, Jany, Jayna, Jayne, Jayni, Jaynie, Jean, Jeanie, Jeanne, Jenda, Jeni, Jenica, Jenie, Jinna, Joan, Joana, Joanna, Johanna, Johnna, Joni, Jonie, Juana, Juanita, Vania, Vanya

(female) Jarka, ..

(male) Janri, ..

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How popular is Janka?

Janka is an unusual first name for women but a very prominent surname for all people (#50903 out of 150436, Top 34%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Gianna (#80 THE PREVIOUS YEAR), Joanna (#212), Jane (#291), Johanna (#536), Ivanna (#566), Janessa (#978), Jana (#984), Ivana (#1187), Janae (#1193), Janet (#1412), Janice (#1433), Janie (#1691), Juana (#1692), Joan (#1727), Janney, Joana, Jenica, Jeni, Jeanne, Jeanie, Johnna, Joni, Juanita, Jean, Jayne, Jayna, Janina, Janna, Janel, Ivanka, Jaina, Jan, Janean, Janee, Janeen, Janene, Janise, Janeth, Janetta, Janey, Jania, Janine, Janis and Vania are the prominent varying forms of Janka (OUTSIDE TOP 2000). Other forms, like Jenie, are uncommon. These relations of Janka were at the height of their popularity 9 decades ago (USAGE OF 4.86%) and are now significantly less popular (USAGE 0.52%, 89.4%), with forms like Jayne falling out of fashion. Joanna has been the most recognizable form, although Ivanna appears to be becoming a favorite too. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gianna, Ivana, Ivanka, Ivanna, Jaina in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jan, Jana, Janae, Jane, Janean in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Janee, Janeen, Janel, Janene, Janessa in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Janet, Janeth, Janetta, Janey, Jania in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Janice, Janie, Janina, Janine, Janis in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Janise, Janna, Janney, Jayna, Jayne in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jean, Jeanie, Jeanne, Jeni, Jenica in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Joan, Joana, Joanna, Johanna, Johnna in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Joni, Juana, Juanita, Vania in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Anka, Aranka, Bianka, Blanka, Branka, Danika, Franka, Hanka, Henka, Jacki, Jacky, Jada, Jadra, Jaeda, Jaena, Jaffa, Jaida, Jaima, Jalea, Jama, Jameka, Jamia, Jamika, Janaea, Janah, Janai, Janay, Janaya, Janea, Janeva, Janika, Janita, Jann, Jannae, Jannah, Janne, Janoah, Janora, Janot, Janowa (see Janoah), Jarika, Jaya, Jayda, Jayla, Jazma, Jeana, Jeanna, Jelka, Jena, Jenika, Jenna, Jiana, Jianna, Jina, Jinia, Jona, Jonna, Junia, Kaska, Katka, Lanika, Malka, Manika, Natka, Sarka, Tanika, Taska, Tinka, Valka, Varka and Vavka (see Varvara). These names tend to be more commonly used than Janka.

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