JO
GENDER: Feminine & Masculine
PRONOUNCED: JO (English)   [key]
Meaning & History
Short form of JOAN (1), JOANNA, JOSEPHINE, or other names that begin with Jo. It is primarily masculine in German and Dutch, short for JOHANNES or JOSEF.
Related Names
VARIANTS: Joanie, Joe, Joey, Jojo, Joni, Jonie, Josie, Posie, Posy, Jonelle, Jonette (English), Achim, Hannes, Hans, Sepp, Seppel (German), Hanke (Low German), Hanne, Hannes, Hans, Joop (Dutch)
DIMINUTIVES: Joetta, Jojo, Jolene, Joleen (English)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Deshaun, Deshawn, Keshaun, Keshawn, Rashaun, Rashawn, Tajuana (African American), Joses (Biblical), Ioses (Biblical Greek), Yanick, Yannic, Yannick (Breton), Ivo, Yanko (Bulgarian), Chimo, Quim, Ximo (Catalan), Finka, Ina, Ivica, Ivo, Janko, Joško, Joso, Jozo, Žana (Croatian), Honza, Janek (Czech), Hanna, Hanne, Hans, Janne, Jannick, Jannik, Jonna, Kim, Jannicke, Jannike (Danish), Joĉjo (Esperanto), Aki, Hanna, Hannele, Hannes, Hannu, Janna, Jenna, Jenni, Jonna, Juha, Juho, Jukka, Jussi, Juuso, Kim, Kimi (Finnish), Fifi, Jeannot, Josette, Josiane, Yanick, Yannic, Yannick (French), Soso, Vano (Georgian), Nana (Greek), Hanna, Jancsi, Jani, Janika, Jóska, Józsi (Hungarian), Beppe, Gian, Gianna, Gianni, Giosetta, Giovannetta, Peppe, Peppi, Peppino, Vanna, Vanni, Gia, Giannina, Giannino, Nina, Nino, Pino (Italian), Juozas (Lithuanian), Ivo (Macedonian), Hankin, Jankin, Jackin (Medieval English), Zuan (Medieval Italian), Hanna, Hanne, Hans, Janne, Kim, Jannicke, Jannike (Norwegian), Asia, Janek, Joasia (Polish), Joaninha, Joãozinho, Quim, , Zezé (Portuguese), Iancu, Ionel, Ionuț, Nelu (Romanian), Vanya (Russian), Seona, Seònaid, Sheona, Shona (Scottish), Ivo, Janko (Serbian), Janko (Slovak), Janko, Jože, Žan, Žana (Slovene), Chimo, Juanita, Juanito, Pepe, Pepito, Ximo (Spanish), Hanna, Hans, Janne, Jonna, Kim, Hampus, Hasse (Swedish), Ianto (Welsh), Yussel (Yiddish)
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