Given Name JOANA

GENDER: Feminine

Meaning & History

Portuguese and Catalan form of Iohanna (see JOANNA).
DIMINUTIVE: Joaninha (Portuguese)
MASCULINE FORMS: João (Portuguese), Joan (Catalan)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Lashawn, Tajuana (African American), Jone (Basque), Joanna (Biblical), Ioanna (Biblical Greek), Iohanna (Biblical Latin), Ioana, Ivana, Yana, Yanka, Yoana (Bulgarian), Ghjuvanna (Corsican), Ivana, Nina, Žana (Croatian), Ivana, Jana, Johana, Nina (Czech), Johanna, Johanne, Hanna, Hanne, Janne, Jannicke, Jannike, Jonna, Nina (Danish), Jana, Janna, Johanna, Hanna, Hanne, Hannie, 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, Jonelle, Jonette, Joni, Jonie, Nina (English), Johanna (Estonian), Janika, Janina, Johanna, Hanna, Hannele, Janna, Jonna, Nina (Finnish), Jeanne, Johanne, Joanne, Nina (French), Xoana (Galician), Jana, Janina, Johanna, Hanna, Hanne, 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), Jehanne, Johanne (Medieval French), Johanna, Johanne, Hanna, Hanne, Janne, Jannicke, Jannike, Nina (Norwegian), Janina, Joanna, Asia, Joasia, Nina (Polish), Ioana (Romanian), Yana, Zhanna (Russian), Giuanna (Sardinian), Jean, Seona, Seonag, Sheena, Sheona, Shona, Sìne, Seònaid (Scottish), Ivana, Jovana, Nina (Serbian), Ivana, Jana, Nina (Slovak), Ivana, Jana, Nina, Žana (Slovene), Juana, Juanita (Spanish), Janina, Janna, Johanna, Hanna, Jonna, Nina (Swedish), Ivanna, Yana (Ukrainian), Shan, Siân, Siwan (Welsh)

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Entry updated July 28, 2009