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joanna

LANGUAGE FAMILY:
afro-asiatic > semitic > central semitic > hebrew
ORIGIN:
hebrew 
NAME ROOT:
YÔCHÂNÂN > YEHOCHANAN > IōáNNēS
NATIVE NAME ROOT:
YÔCHÂNÂN (יוֹחָנָן) IōáNNēS (Ἰωάννης)
MEANING:
This name derives from the Ancient Greek Iōánnēs (Ἰωάννης), which in turn is a form of the Hebrew name Yôchânân / Yehochanan which means "graced by Yahweh, God is gracious". There are numerous forms of the name in different languages. This name is part of the largest etymological root of names made up of more than five hundred variations between male and female in different languages. The name “John” had gained popularity among Jews in Judea and Galilee by the time the area became a province of the Roman Empire in 6 A.D. John Hyrcanus was the first king of the Hasmonean Dynasty and was the nephew of Judas Maccabeus. It was the given name of Yochanan ben Zechariah, a Jewish prophet known in English as John the Baptist.
KEYWORDS:
BIBLICAL

Usage

  • danishdanish
  • englishenglish
  • finnishfinnish
  • norwegiannorwegian
  • polishpolish
  • swedishswedish

Related names

VARIANTS
danish
hannah, johanne, jane, johanna, joanne, joann, janina, jean, johnna, johna, janine, jensen, jeni, jeanne, ioanna, jensa, jensia, jensigne, jensine, jensmine, jenssine, joana, jeanica, Johana, Javanna, Johane, Jeana, Jeanie, Jeanita, Jeanna, Jeanni, Jeannie, Jeanny, Shanne, Jensina, Jansine, Joanita, Juanitta, Evian
english
janson, wanna, hannah, jane, shavonne, shevaun, shevon, johanna, joanne, joann, shanene, shauna, seanna, shawna, jean, johnna, johna, shan, genette, janel, janele, janella, janene, janessa, janine, janis, jayna, jennie, jessi, jansen, jensen, jayne, jeni, jeane, jenetta, jeanne, janaya, shon, evanna, evanne, evanny, evana, evonna, evania, seana, Jehane
finnish
hannah, johanne, jane, johanna, joanne, joann, janina, jean, janine, jeni, jeanne, ioanna, jahanna, joana, Juhanna, Juuhanna, Joanina, Jeana, Jeanna, Jensina, Janiina, Janniina, Joenna, Joanita, Evian
norwegian
hannah, johanne, jane, johanna, joanne, joann, janina, jean, johnna, johna, janine, jensen, jeanne, ioanna, jense, jensenette, jensine, jensy, jentine, joana, Johana, Johane, Jeanie, Jeanita, Jeannie, Jensina
polish
janina, asieńka, asiunia, asica, janin
swedish
hannah, johanne, jane, johanna, joanne, joann, janina, jean, johnna, johna, janine, jensen, jeni, jeanne, ioanna, jensa, jensine, joana, Johana, Javanna, Johane, Joanina, Johanina, Johannina, Jeana, Jeanie, Jeanita, Jeanna, Jeanni, Jeannie, Jeanny, Jensina, Jansine, Jen, Joanita, Evian
MASCULINE
danish
johannes, jens, johann, ian, jensenius, jonas, jean
english
evan, sean, shane, shaun, shawn, shayne, jackson, ian, jaxon, jaxson, yancy, yancey, shaine, yani
finnish
johannes, jens, johann, juhana, juhani, ian, jonas, jean
norwegian
johannes, jens, johann, ian, jensenius, jensinius, jonas, jean
polish
iwan, janusz
swedish
johannes, jens, johann, jonas, jean
PET & SHORT FORM
danish
hanna, hanja, hansi, hanne, jeannette, jeanette, jeannine, janet, jenna, janette, janna, jannicke, jannike, janie, jannis, jeanine, hansa, hansigne, hansine, hansina, hanttu, janika, jannicka, jannika, Janica, Janniche, Janicke, Jannica, Jahan, Joan, Janett, Jeanina, Jona, Jonie, Sina, Jannah, Janne, Janni, Jannie
english
gianna, johnie, jacki, sheena, jeannette, jeannie, jeanette, jeannine, jannine, janet, jaynie, jenna, janette, netta, jana, janna, janae, janeka, janelle, janetta, janey, janie, janice, jannis, jeanine, sÌneag, jonelle, jonie, sheenagh, jaci, jan, jaquie, jaqui, jeanetta, jeannetta, janell, jannie, sinead, shanae, jenette, Zanetta, Zanette, Zanitt, JOANIE, Shenna, SIANY, Joan, Joni
finnish
hanna, hansi, hanne, jeannette, jeanette, jeannine, janet, jenna, janette, janna, janetta, janie, jannis, jeanine, jonelle, janika, jannika, Janiika, Janikka, Janakka, Janica, Jannica, Jahan, Joan, Janett, Jeanina, Jonela, Jona, Joni, Jonia, Jony, Jannah, Janne, Janni
norwegian
hanna, hanja, hansi, hanne, jeannette, jeanette, jeannine, janet, jenna, janette, janna, jannicke, jannike, janie, jannis, jeanine, jonelle, handine, hanka, hanken, hansa, hansia, hansine, hansina, hanttu, jannika, Janniche, Janicke, Jannica, Janike, Janikke, Jannikke, Janiche, Joan, Janett, Jeanina, Jona, Joni, Jonia, Jannah, Janne, Janni, Jannie
polish
hanne, joasia, aśka, joaśka, hanka, hanusia, haniusia, janka, janeczka, Joasieńka, Joasieczka
swedish
hanna, hanja, hansi, hanne, jeannette, jeanette, jeannine, janet, jenna, janette, janna, jannicke, jannike, janetta, janie, jannis, jeanine, jonelle, hansina, hanttu, jeanetta, janika, jannicka, jannika, jeannetta, Janicha, Janicka, Jannicce, Jannicha, Jannikka, Janniqa, Janica, Janniche, Janicke, Jannica, Janike, Janikke, Jannikke, Janiche, Jahan, Joan, Janett, Jeanina, Jonella, Jonela, Jonelia, Yonelle, Jona, Joni, Jonia, Jonie, Jony, Sina, Jannah, Janne, Janni, Jannie

Use in other languages

LANGUAGES
african - eastern
yohäna
albanian
gjovana
ancient greek
Ioánna
arabic
yūḥannā, yuwannā
bulgarian
yoana, ioana, yana
catalan
joana
dutch
johanna, joanne, janine
english - african american
shanice, shanika, tajuana, shaniqua, lashawn, shanica
esperanto
johanino
faroese
jensa, jensia, joana, jóhanna, Jóna, Jóanna, Jensina, Joenna, Joanita
filipino
hannah
french
janine, jeanne
galician
XOANA
georgian
ioanna, JANA
german
hannah, jane, johanna, joanne, janina, janine, jeanne, jehanne, ioanna, jensine, joana, janin
greek
Tzovánna, Yiánna, giánna, Iannoúla
greenlandic
johanne, jane, johanna, jensigne, jensine, Juaanna, Juãna, Ujuãna
hungarian - magyar
johanna
icelandic
jane, jóhanna, Jóanna, Sjana, Jensína
irish
wanna, hannah, shavonne, shevaun, chevonne, shevon, siobhan, seána, evanna, Siobhán
italian
giovanna, iviana
latin
iohanna
latvian
Žanna
lithuanian
janina, joana
macedonian
jovana
old danish
johanna, iohanna
old french
jehanne
old norse
johanna
old swedish
johanna
portuguese
joana
romanian
ioana
russian
zhanna, yana, ioanna
sami - lapps
Johánná, Juhánná, Janiinná
scottish
wanna, hannah, jean
serbian
jovana
slovene
Žan
spanish
juana
welsh
sioned, siÂn, evanna, evanne

Geographical spread (only living languages)

Popularity & Ranking

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New Age curiosities (only for entertainment purposes)

1
Numerological Values:
1

The number 1 is associated with leadership and independence. People with this name-number demonstrate great inner strength and have much potential for financial success and other accomplishments in life. These individuals are believed to make good use of their inborn talents and leadership abilities to influence and lead people.

Chakra Number:
1: The number of the Root Chakra "Muladhara"

The first of the seven energy centers, Muladhara is also the most dense of them all. The main color of this chakra is red which is also the most dense color of all. Learn about the meaning of red chakra color and discover the less known second color found at the centre of muladhara.

Color meaning:

The color red is a warm and positive color associated with our most physical needs and our will to survive. It exudes a strong and powerful masculine energy. Red is energizing. It excites the emotions and motivates us to take action. It signifies a pioneering spirit and leadership qualities, promoting ambition and determination. It is also strong-willed and can give confidence to those who are shy or lacking in will power.

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Name Songs

Song Artist
VISIONS OF JOANNA BOB DYLAN
JOANNA BURT BLANCA
JOANNA CHRISTIAN DELAGRANGE
JOANNA DONALD LAUTREC
GIMME HOPE JOANNA EDDY GRANT
JOANNA GREY DELISLE
JOANNA IGGY POP
JOANNA FRANCESCA JEANNE MOREAU
JOANNA KOOL AND THE GANG
LITTLE JOANNA MCFLY
JOANNA SCOTT WALKER
JOANNA SERGE GAINSBOURG

Notable people and personalities​

Joanna Angel, American Adult Actress
Joanna Baillie, Scottish Poet And Playwright
Joanna Cameron (born 1951) American Former Actress And Model
Joanna Cassidy, American Actress
Joanna Gleason (born 1950) Canadian Actress And Singer
Joanna Gosling, British Journalist
Joanna Kerns (born 1953) American Actress And Director
Joanna Krupa (born 1979) Polish-american Model And Actress
Joanna Levesque, American Singer
Joanna Lumley, English Actress And Former Model
Joanna Lynne García (born 1979), American Actress
Joanna Macgregor, Classical Jazz And Contemporary Pianist
Joanna Newsom, American Harpist, Singer, And Songwriter
Joanna Pacitti (born 1984) American Singer And Lead Vocalist
Joanna Pacuła (1957) Polish Actress
Joanna Page (born 1978) Welsh Actress
Joanna Russ, American Science Fiction Author
Joanna Scanlan, English Actress And Television Writer
Joanna Smolarek, Polish Track And Field Sprinter
Joanna Southcott (april 1750–1814), English Religious Prophetess
Joanna Stone, Australian Javelin Thrower
Joanna Sutton, Australian Netball Player
Joanna Yeates, English Landscape Architect