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Girl Names Starting with Jan-

Jan- baby names and what they mean, with 23 results. Jan- names are used more often as feminine names. Usage of these girl names was at its most widespread in the 1940s (USAGE OF 2.6%) and has become much less since (USAGE 0.17%, 93.6% LESS), with names such as Janette becoming less stylish. Jang (TOP 4%) and Jani (14%) are conventional Jan- last names.

Jan- names

Jan - Janine | Janita - Janthia

Jan - Janine

Jan and variants

Jan1, var. Janne, Jannah1, Janna1, Jann, Janine1, Janah1, Janina1, Jana1
Derived fr. Hebrew word. "God is gracious." Jana was among 2018's Top names.

Johnna and variants

Janna2, Jana2
Forms of Johnna. Derivative of Hebrew language. "God is gracious." Janya is also a slightly prominent baby name.

Jana and variants

Jana3, var. Janny1, Jannie, Jannalee, Jannah2, Janna3, Janceena, Janica1, Janalynn, Janalyn, Janalee, Janah2
Origin fr. Hebrew word. "God is gracious." Common as surnames. Compare Jana (UPPER 41%), Janceena, Janna and popular -na last names Juna (UPPER 100%), Vana (17%).

Janae and variants

Janae1, var. Jannae, Janea, Janaye1, Janaya, Janay, Janai, Janais, Janah3, Janaeh, Janaea
Based on American language. .. Janai is also a Biblical male .. Janaea and forms grew in popularity 21 years ago and have become less widespread, with Janaya becoming less stylish.

Jancis, var. Jancess, Jances
Based on Hebrew, Latin words. "Frenchman; God is gracious." Sparing use. Jancis, Jances and Jancess are not found in the US Demographics.

Jane and variants

Jane, var. Jany, Janny2, Janney, Jannelle1, Jannel, Janka, Janna4, Janit1, Janise1, Janis1, Janique1, Janina2, Janine2, Janie1, Janice1, Janica2, Jania, Janette1, Janey, Janetta1, Janeth1, Janeta1, Janet1, Janerita, Janessa1, Janene1, Janee, Janeane, Janean, Janella1, Janelle1, Janelba1, Janela, Janel1, Janeen1, Jandy, Janeczka, Janaye2, Janae2, Jana4, Jan2
Based on Hebrew element. "God is gracious." Usage of Jane and variants as children's names in 2018 was 23.1% less than a decade ago.

Janora, Janisha1, Janisha2, Janique2, Janika, Janiel, Janielle1, Janeille, Janeese, Janeesa, Janecia
Forms of Ja-. Derivative of American word. .. Pronunciation emphasis is on the second .. Janecia, Janisha, etc. are seldom found as female names.


Form of Jeanelle. Stems fr. English element. Diminutive form of Jeanne. Usage of Janelle as a birth name in 2018 was 33.4% less than the previous decade. See also Jonella.

Janelle and variants

Janelle3, var. Jannelle2, Janielle2, Janiella, Janely, Janellie, Janell, Janella2, Janelba2, Janel2
.. See also Jeanelle. Adoption of Janelle and variants as birth names in 2018 was 47.5% less than a decade ago.


Var. of Jenessa. Combination of Jennifer and Vanessa, or .. A conventional baby name (#978 A YEAR AGO), Janessa also exists commonly as a first name for women. See also Jennessa.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jan- names: Jan, Jana, Janae, Janai, Janay

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jan- names: Janaya, Jane, Janea, Janean, Janee

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jan- names: Janeen, Janel, Janell, Janelle, Janely

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jan- names: Janene, Janessa, Janet, Janeth, Janett

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jan- names: Janetta, Janette, Janey, Jania, Janice

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jan- names: Janie, Janiece, Janina, Janine, Janis

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jan- names: Janise, Jann, Janna, Jannah, Jannet

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jan- names: Jannette, Janney, Jannie, Janyce

Janessa3, var. Jannessa, Janissa, Janesse1
Derivative of American word. .. See also Ja . Janesse, Janissa and Jannessa are more unique as girls' names among the variations of Janessa.

Janet and variants

Janet2, var. Janot, Jannette, Janetta2, Janneth, Jannet, Janette2, Janit2, Janetta3, Janett, Janeth2, Janeta2
Based on Scottish element. Originally a diminutive of Jane, from .. Janet, Janeth, Janett, Janetta, Janette, Jannet and Jannette are more generally used as birth names among these variant forms.

Var. of Genevieve. Origin fr. French. .. Geneviève is the French version .. Sparing use. Janeva is not listed in the US Census. See also Jonevah.

Janevra, Janeva2
Var. of Geneva. Stems fr. Old French language. "Juniper tree." Janeva and Janevra are unique as birth names.

Janice and variants

Janice2, var. Janyce, Jannis, Jannice, Janiss, Janise2, Janique3, Janis2, Janiece, Janicia, Janessia, Janesse2, Janess, Janessa4, Janeece
Origin fr. Hebrew language. "God is gracious." Widely used, with usage of 0.025% for Janice and variants as girls' names in 2018, though lower than 0.026% the previous year.


Form of Eugenia. Derivative of Greek language. "Noble aristocrat." Janie was favored during 1880-1889 and is now less widespread, with Janie becoming less stylish. See also Jeane.

Form of Guinevere. Root fr. Welsh. "Fair and smooth." Janifer is a sparsely used female name, registering commonly (UPPER 70%) as a last name. See also Jenyfer.

Gianina and variants

Janine3, Janina3
Var. of Gianina. Derived fr. Italian, Hebrew languages. "God is gracious." Janina and Janine are more generally used as birth names among the variant forms of Gianina.

Janine and variants

Janine4, var. Jannine1, Jannina, Janina4, Janene2, Janeen2
Derived fr. English language. Simplified form of Jeannine. Jannina and Jannine are more unique as girls' names among the versions of Janine.

Jeannine and variants

Jannine2, Janine5
Var. of Jeannine. Origin fr. French, Hebrew. "God is gracious." Used somewhat widely as baby names, Janine and Jannine are comparable to the conventional Janene.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Jan- names for girls.

1. Jan - Janine
Jan [Jann, Jana, Janne, Janna, Janah, Jannah, Janine, Janina], Johnna [Jana, Janna], Jana [Janny, Janna, Jannie, Jannah, Janica, Jannalee, Janceena, Janalynn, ..], Janae [Janea, Janay, Janai, Janah, Jannae, Janaye, Janaya, Janais, ..], Jancis [Jances, Jancess], Jane [Jany, Janny, Janna, Janka, Janit, Janney, Jannel, Jannelle, ..], Ja- [Janora, Janika, Janiel, Janisha, Janique, Janielle, Janeille, ..], Jeanelle [Janelle], Janelle [Janell, Janely, Janella, Janelba, Jannelle, Janielle, Janiella, Janellie, ..], Jenessa [Janessa], Janessa [Janesse, Janissa, Jannessa], Janet [Janot, Janit, Jannet, Janetta, Janneth, Janette, Jannette, ..], Genevieve [Janeva], Geneva [Janeva, Janevra], Janice [Janis, Janyce, Jannis, Janiss, Janise, Jannice, Janique, Janiece, ..], Eugenia [Janie], Guinevere [Janifer], Gianina [Janine, Janina], Janine [Janina, Janene, Janeen, Jannine, Jannina], Jeannine [Janine, Jannine]

Juanita [Janita], Janoah [Janowa], Ianthe [Janthia]

Usage comparison for Jan- names