JANINA
GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: yah-NEE-nah (Polish, German)   [key]
Meaning & History
Latinate form of JEANNINE
Related Names
VARIANTS: Jana (German), Janna (Swedish)
DIMINUTIVES: Jannicke, Jannike (Swedish)
MASCULINE FORMS: Jan, Janusz (Polish), Jani, Janne, Johannes, Joni, Jouni, Juhana, Juhani (Finnish), Jan, Johann, Johannes (German), Johan (Low German), Jan, Johan, Johannes, Jon (Swedish), Jonas (Lithuanian)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Jone (Basque), Joanna (Biblical), Ioanna (Biblical Greek), Iohanna (Biblical Latin), Ioana, Ivana, Yana, Yoana (Bulgarian), Joana, Jana (Catalan), Ivana (Croatian), Ivana, Jana, Johana, Janička (Czech), Johanna, Johanne (Danish), Jana, Janna, Johanna, Janneke, Jantine, Jantje (Dutch), Jane, Jean, Jeanne, Joanna, Johanna, Johnna, Shauna, Shavonne, Shawna, Janae, Janeka, Janelle, Janessa, Janet, Janey, Janice, Janie, Jayna, Jayne, Jeane, Jeanie, Jennie, Jenny, Johna, Seanna, Shevaun, Shevon (English), Johanna (Estonian), Jeanne, Jeannette, Jeannine (French), Xoana (Galician), Ioanna, Nana (Greek), Johanna (Hungarian), Jóhanna, Jóna (Icelandic), Chevonne, Shavonne, Shevaun, Shevon, Síne, Siobhan (Irish), Giovanna (Italian), Johanna (Late Roman), Ivana, Jovana (Macedonian), Jehanne, Johanne (Medieval French), Johanna, Johanne (Norwegian), Joana (Portuguese), Ioana (Romanian), Zhanna, Ivanna (Russian), Jean, Sìne, Jessie, Teasag (Scottish), Ivana, Jovana (Serbian), Jana (Slovak), Ivana, Jana (Slovene), Juana (Spanish), Siân (Welsh)