JANNA
GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: YAHN-nah (Dutch), JAN-ə (English)   [key]
Meaning & History
Feminine form of JAN (1). As an English name, it is an elaboration of JAN (2).
Related Names
VARIANTS: Jana (Dutch), Janina (Swedish), Hanna, Hannele, Jenna, Jenni, Jonna (Finnish), Jannah (English)
DIMINUTIVES: Janneke, Jantine, Jantje (Dutch), Jannicke, Jannike (Swedish)
MASCULINE FORMS: Jan, Johan, Johannes (Dutch), Jan, Johan, Johannes, Jon (Swedish), Jani, Janne, Johannes, Joni, Jouni, Juhana, Juhani (Finnish), John (English)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Tajuana (African American), Jone (Basque), Joanna (Biblical), Ioanna (Biblical Greek), Iohanna (Biblical Latin), Ioana, Ivana, Yana, Yoana (Bulgarian), Joana, Jana (Catalan), Ivana, Žana (Croatian), Ivana, Jana, Johana, Janička (Czech), Hanna, Hanne, Janne, Johanna, Johanne, Jonna, Jannicke, Jannike (Danish), Johanna (Estonian), Jeanne, Jeannette, Jeannine (French), Xoana (Galician), Hanna, Hanne, Jana, Janina, Johanna (German), Ioanna, Nana (Greek), Hanna, Johanna (Hungarian), Jóhanna, Jóna (Icelandic), Chevonne, Shavonne, Shevaun, Shevon, Síne, Siobhan (Irish), Gianna, Giovanna, Giovannetta, Vanna, Gia, Giannina, Nina (Italian), Johanna (Late Roman), Janina (Lithuanian), Ivana, Jovana (Macedonian), Jehanne, Johanne (Medieval French), Hanna, Hanne, Janne, Johanna, Johanne, Jannicke, Jannike (Norwegian), Asia, Janina, Joanna, Joasia (Polish), Joana, Joaninha (Portuguese), Ioana (Romanian), Zhanna, Ivanna (Russian), Jean, Seònaid, Sìne, Jessie, Teasag (Scottish), Ivana, Jovana (Serbian), Jana (Slovak), Ivana, Jana, Žana (Slovene), Juana, Juanita (Spanish), Siân (Welsh)
Popularity
United States  - 
France  ranked #432 
Netherlands  ranked #167