JOHANNE
GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: zho-AN (French), yo-HAHN-ne (Danish)   [key]
Meaning & History
French, Danish and Norwegian form of Iohanna (see JOANNA).
Related Names
VARIANTS: Joanne (French), Johanna (Danish), Johanna (Norwegian)
DIMINUTIVES: Hanna, Hanne, Janne, Jonna (Danish), Hanna, Hanne, Janne (Norwegian)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Tajuana (African American), Jone (Basque), Joanna (Biblical), Ioanna (Biblical Greek), Iohanna (Biblical Latin), Ioana, Ivana, Yana, Yoana (Bulgarian), Joana, Jana (Catalan), Ivana, Nina, Žana (Croatian), Ivana, Jana, Johana, Nina (Czech), Jana, Janna, Johanna, Hanna, Hanne, Hannie, Jennigje, Jenny, Johanneke (Dutch), Jane, Jean, Jeanne, Joan, Joanna, Johanna, Johnna, Shan, Shauna, Shavonne, Shawna, Sheena, Jo, Joanie, Joann, Joanne, Joetta, Joey, Johna, Jojo, Joleen, Jolene, Jonelle, Jonette, Joni, Jonie, Nina (English), Johanna (Estonian), Janina, Johanna, Hanna, Hannele, Janna, Jenna, Jenni, Jonna (Finnish), Xoana (Galician), Jana, Janina, Johanna, Hanna, Hanne, Jenny, Nina (German), Gianna, Ioanna, Yanna, Nana (Greek), Johanna, Hanna (Hungarian), Jóhanna, Jóna (Icelandic), Chevonne, Shavonne, Shevaun, Shevon, Síne, Siobhán (Irish), Giovanna, Gia, Gianna, Giannina, Giovannetta, Nina, Vanna (Italian), Johanna (Late Roman), Janina (Lithuanian), Ivana, Jovana (Macedonian), Janina, Joanna, Asia, Joasia, Nina (Polish), Joana, Joaninha (Portuguese), Ioana (Romanian), Yana, Zhanna, Ivanna (Russian), Jean, Seona, Seonag, Sheena, Sheona, Shona, Sìne, Seònaid (Scottish), Ivana, Jovana, Nina (Serbian), Jana, Nina (Slovak), Ivana, Jana, Nina, Žana (Slovene), Juana, Juanita (Spanish), Janina, Janna, Johanna, Hanna, Jennie, Jenny, Jonna (Swedish), Siân, Siwan (Welsh)
Popularity
Denmark  ranked #34 
Norway  ranked #65