JEANNE
GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: French, English
PRONOUNCED: ZHAHN (French), JEEN (English)   [key]
Meaning & History
Modern French form of Jehanne, an Old French feminine form of Iohannes (see JOHN). Joan of Arc is known as Jeanne d'Arc in France.
Related Names
VARIANTS: Jane, Jean, Shan, Sheena (English)
DIMINUTIVES: Jeannette, Jeannine, Jeanette, Jeanine (French), Jeannette, Jeannie, Jeannine (English)
MASCULINE FORM: Jean (French)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Jone (Basque), Ioanna (Biblical Greek), Iohanna (Biblical Latin), Jana (Catalan), Jana, Johana, Janička (Czech), Jana, Janna, Janneke, Jantine, Jantje (Dutch), Janina (Finnish), Xoana (Galician), Jana, Janina (German), Ioanna (Greek), Zsanett (Hungarian), Jóhanna, Jóna (Icelandic), Chevonne, Shavonne, Shevaun, Shevon, Síne, Siobhan, Sinéad (Irish), Johanna (Late Roman), Janina (Lithuanian), Jehanne (Medieval French), Janina (Polish), Zhanna, Zhannochka (Russian), Jean, Sheena, Sìne, Jessie, Sìneag, Teasag (Scottish), Jana (Slovak), Jana (Slovene), Janina, Janna, Jannicke, Jannike (Swedish), Siân, Siana, Siani, Sioned (Welsh)
Popularity
United States  - 
Belgium  ranked #57 
France  ranked #26