JANA (1)
GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: YAH-nah (Dutch, German)   [key]
Meaning & History
Feminine form of JAN (1)
Related Names
VARIANTS: Janna (Dutch), Janina (German)
DIMINUTIVES: Janička (Czech), Janneke, Jantine, Jantje (Dutch)
MASCULINE FORMS: Jan, Janek, Johan (Czech), Ján, Janko (Slovak), Jan, Johan, Johannes (Dutch), Jan, Johann, Johannes (German), Johan (Low German), Jan, Janez (Slovene), Jan, Joan (Catalan)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Jone (Basque), Joanna (Biblical), Ioanna (Biblical Greek), Iohanna (Biblical Latin), Ioana, Ivana, Yana, Yoana (Bulgarian), Ivana (Croatian), Johanna, Johanne (Danish), Jane, Jean, Jeanne, Joan, Joanna, Johanna, Johnna, Shan, Shauna, Shavonne, Shawna, Sheena, Janae, Janeka, Janelle, Janessa, Janet, Janey, Janice, Janie, Jayna, Jayne, Jeana, Jeane, Jeanie, Jeanna, Jennie, Jenny, Johna, Seanna, Shevaun, Shevon (English), Johanna (Estonian), Janina, Johanna (Finnish), Jeanne, Johanne, Jeannette, Jeannine (French), Xoana (Galician), Gianna, Ioanna, Yanna, Nana (Greek), Johanna (Hungarian), Jóhanna, Jóna (Icelandic), Chevonne, Shavonne, Shevaun, Shevon, Síne, Siobhán (Irish), Giovanna (Italian), Johanna (Late Roman), Janina (Lithuanian), Ivana, Jovana (Macedonian), Jehanne, Johanne (Medieval French), Johanna, Johanne (Norwegian), Janina, Joanna (Polish), Joana (Portuguese), Ioana (Romanian), Yana, Zhanna, Ivanna (Russian), Jean, Seona, Seonag, Sheena, Sheona, Shona, Sìne, Jessie, Teasag (Scottish), Ivana, Jovana (Serbian), Juana (Spanish), Janina, Janna, Johanna, Jannicke, Jannike (Swedish), Siân, Siwan (Welsh)
Popularity
United States  - 
Austria  ranked #28 
Belgium  ranked #67 
Catalonia  ranked #21 
Croatia  ranked #49 
Czech Republic  ranked #40 
France  ranked #492 
Netherlands  ranked #443 
Slovenia  - 
Spain  ranked #90