Gender Feminine
Usage Italian, Greek
Scripts Γιάννα(Greek)
Pronounced Pron. JAN-na(Italian)
YA-na(Greek)
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Meaning & History

Italian short form of GIOVANNA and a Modern Greek variant of IOANNA.

Related Names

VariantsGiò, Giovannetta, Vanna(Italian) Ioanna, Yanna, Yianna(Greek)
DiminutivesGia, Giannina, Nina(Italian) Nana(Greek)
Masculine FormsGiannis, Ioannis, Yannis, Yiannis(Greek)
Other Languages & CulturesLashawn, Tajuana(African American) Jone(Basque) Zhanna(Belarusian) Joanna(Biblical) Ioanna(Biblical Greek) Iohanna(Biblical Latin) Yanna, Yannic, Yannick, Yannig(Breton) Ioana, Ivana, Yana, Yanka, Yoana, Ivanka(Bulgarian) Joana, Jana(Catalan) Ghjuvanna(Corsican) Ivana, Žana, Ivanka, Nina(Croatian) Ivana, Jana, Johana, Iva, Ivanka, Janička, Janka, Nina(Czech) Johanna, Johanne, Hanna, Hanne, Janne, Jannicke, Jannike, Jonna, Nina(Danish) Jana, Janna, Johanna, Hanna, Hanne, Hannie, Janneke, Jantine, Jantje, Jennigje, Johanneke, Nina(Dutch) Jane, Janessa, Janice, Jean, Jeanne, Joan, Joanna, Johanna, Johnna, Shauna, Shavonne, Shawna, Sheena, Jo, Joanie, Joann, Joanne, Joetta, Joey, Johna, Jojo, Joleen, Jolene, Joline, Jonelle, Jonette, Joni, Jonie, Nena, Nina(English) Jaana, Jana, Janika, Johanna, Janne(Estonian) Jóna(Faroese) Janika, Janina, Johanna, Hanna, Hannele, Janna, Jonna, Nina(Finnish) Jeanne, Johanne, Joanne, Nina, Ninette, Yannic, Yannick(French) Xoana(Galician) Jana, Janina, Johanna, Hanna, Hanne, Nina(German) Johanna, Hanna, Janka(Hungarian) Jóhanna, Jóna(Icelandic) Chevonne, Shavonne, Shevaun, Shevon, Síne, Siobhán(Irish) Johanna(Late Roman) Žanna(Latvian) Janina(Lithuanian) Ivana, Jovana, Jovanka, Jovka, Vana(Macedonian) Jehanne, Johanne(Medieval French) Johanna, Johanne, Hanna, Hanne, Janne, Jannicke, Jannike, Nina(Norwegian) Janina, Joanna, Asia, Janka, Joasia, Nina(Polish) Joana, Joaninha(Portuguese) Ioana, Ionela, Oana(Romanian) Yana, Zhanna(Russian) Giuanna(Sardinian) Jean, Seona, Seonag, Sheena, Sheona, Shona, Sìne, Seònaid(Scottish) Ivana, Jovana, Ivanka, Jovanka, Nina(Serbian) Ivana, Jana, Iva, Ivanka, Janka, Nina(Slovak) Ivana, Jana, Žana, Iva, Ivanka, Nina(Slovene) Janka(Sorbian) Juana, Juanita(Spanish) Janina, Janna, Johanna, Hanna, Jannicke, Jannike, Joline, Jonna, Nina(Swedish) Ivanna, Yana, Zhanna(Ukrainian) Shan, Siân, Siwan(Welsh)

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Entry updated May 29, 2020