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Jane meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Jane No. of characters: 4 Gender: GirlOrigin: Hebrew English Greenlandic
How to pronounce Jane jâne What does my name mean?
Meanings: Jehovah has been Gracious God is Merciful The Lord is Gracious English form of Johanna (meaning: God is merciful) feminine form of John or (meaning: God is merciful) In addition to the form of Jana Short form of names ending in "Jane". Namesake: Jane Austen, British writer.

Jane was ranked 836 in 2003 list of US boys name and dropped by 7.59% from its previous ranking of 777 in 1992. Jane was ranked 265 in 2016 US female names list and elevated by 4.68% from its previous ranking of 278 in 2015.

Full form of Jane : Jolly Ambitious Naughty Entertaining

Jane is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is a rare name since 2011 and ranked 1204 in 2015. Only 1018 people have Jane as their first name. Jane is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Jane was a rare first name for a boy but is a very very popular first name for a girl which is popular since 2016 and ranked 265 in 2016 in United States. Around 370379 people wear Jane as their first name. Jane is a very consistent name over the past 130 years. 0.102468% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Jane
YearRankOccurence
Popular girl name in
188588330
1886102306
188887446
1889100374
1890104372
189198379
1892111396
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Expression number of Jane is 3.

Jane are lively, imaginative, enthusiastic and optimistic. Jane are expressive and inspire others wherever they go. Jane possess great verbal skills which make them good comedian, artist or writer.

Names that rhyme with Jane Abdelannane, Abdelmannane, Abderahmane, Abderamane, Abderrahmane, Abdourahmane, Abdouramane, Abdourrahmane, Abdurrahmane, Adelane, Adnane, Adriane, Aeccestane, Aelfdane, Aglaïane, Agliane, Ahzhane, Ajane, Ajhane, AkaneFamous people named Jane
Janet Watson Kruse in OzGirl as Actress
Janet Annino in Episode #1.136 as Producer
Kara Janeczko in A Most Violent Year as Miscellaneous Crew
Jane Johnston in Mission: Impossible II as Costume and Wardrobe Department
Molly Jane Levine Zuckerman in Killer Instinct as Actress
Jane Murray in Hang 'Em High as Casting Director
Janet Borrus in Akeelah and the Bee as Actress
Janet Weinberg in Choices as Editor
Janet Travis in Grow Up, Tony Phillips as Actress
Jane Collingwood in Shinobido as Actress
Jane Russell, actress,producer
Jane Fonda, actress,producer
Jane Alexander, actress,producer
Jane Austen, writer
Jane Badler, actress,producer
Jane Birkin, actress,director
Jane Campion, writer,director,producer
Jane Horrocks, actress,writer
Jane March, actress
Jane Darwell, actress
Jane Tattersall, sound department
Jane Waters, cinematographer,director
Jane Walker, actress
Jane Curtin, actress
Jane Krakowski, actress
Jane Leeves, actress
Jane Seymour, actress,producer
Jane Wiedlin, actress,composer
Jane Powell, actress
Jane Aaron, director,animation department
Jane Abbott, actress
Jane Pia Abramowitz, editor
Jane Ace, actress
Jane Actman, actress
Jane Adair, actress
Jane Adams, actress
Jane Adams, actress,writer
Jane Addams, writer
Jane Ades, producer
Jane Adler, actress
Names like Jane Jan, Jana, Janaa, Janaan, Janace, Janacia, Janada, Janadia, Janae, Janaea, Janaee, Janaeh, Janael, Janaesha, Janaeya, Janaeyah, Janah, Janahi, Janahla, Janai
Jane Namesakes Comments :Jane is an English short form of Johanna. Jane is an Anglo-Saxon name derived from Jeanne and is a Lithuanian female first name. Jane is a name, which variant in Portuguese is Joan. It also has variants Joan (English), Juana (Spanish), Giovanna (Italian) and Jeanne (French). Real personality with this name are Jane Fonda: American actress, Jane Goodall: French anthropologist, Jane Colden: American botanist, Jane Seymour: English actress. - Theron Tressler Comment. I love her - Janefrances chika
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Other variants of Jane :Lashawn Jone Joanna Ioanna Iohanna Ioana Ivana Yana Yoana Joana Jana Johana Janička Johanna Johanne Jeanette Janna Janneke Jantine Jantje Jeannette Janina Jeanne Jeanine Jeannine Xoana Gianna Yanna Zsanett Jóhanna Jóna Chevonne Shavonne Shevaun Shevon Síne Siobhán Sinéad Giovanna Jovana Jehanne Zhanna Zhannochka Jean Seona Seonag Sheena Sheona Shona Sìne Jessie Sìneag Teasag Janka Juana Jannicke Jannike Siân Siwan Siana Siani Sioned  English Boy Names :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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