Given Name JANJA

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Јања (Serbian)

Meaning & History

Croatian and Serbian form of AGNES. It also may be inspired by Serbo-Croatian janje meaning "lamb".
VARIANTS: Agneza, Ines (Croatian), Agnija (Serbian)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Agnesa (Albanian), Agnes, Hagne (Ancient Greek), Oanez (Breton), Agnès (Catalan), Anežka (Czech), Agnes, Agnete, Agnetha, Agnethe (Danish), Agnes, Nes, Neske (Dutch), Agnes, Annis, Inez, Aggie, Annice, Nan, Nance, Nancy (English), Age (Estonian), Aune, Iines (Finnish), Agnès, Inès (French), Agnes (German), Ágnes, Ági (Hungarian), Agnes (Icelandic), Aignéis, Nainsí (Irish), Agnese, Ines (Italian), Agnese, Agnija, Inese (Latvian), Nes, Neske (Limburgish), Agnė, Inesa (Lithuanian), Agnija (Macedonian), Agnes, Agnete, Agnetha, Agnethe (Norwegian), Agnieszka, Jagienka, Jagna, Jagusia (Polish), Inês (Portuguese), Agnessa (Russian), Agnesa, Agneša (Slovak), Ines, Neža (Slovene), Inés (Spanish), Agnes, Agneta, Agnetha (Swedish), Nest, Nesta (Welsh)

Categories

animals, baby animals, chastity, sheep, virtues
Entry updated December 8, 2017