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Joan meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Joan No. of characters: 4 Gender: GirlBoyOrigin: Hebrew
How to pronounce Joan joa-n What does my name mean?
Meanings: God is Gracious Merciful God's Gracious Gift English form of Johanna (meaning: God is merciful). Namesake: Joan Baez, American singer.

Joan was ranked 728 in 2016 US male names list and elevated by 3.58% from its previous ranking of 755 in 2015. Joan was ranked 844 in 2016 US female names list and elevated by 2.65% from its previous ranking of 867 in 2015.

Full form of Joan : Jovial Open-Minded Adventurous Nonchalant

Joan is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1996 and ranked 1649 in 2015. Only 199 people have Joan as their first name. Joan is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Joan is a very very popular first name for a girl in United States which is popular female name since 1912 and ranked 762 in 2015 in US. Around 485460 people wear Joan as their first name. Joan is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare boy name since 1880 and ranked 762 in 2015 in US. Only 485460 people have Joan as their first name. At the peak of Joan popularity in 1932 it was given to about 0.965311% of US Girls babies and ranked 5 in 2180334 newborns while On the lowest point of Joan in 1903 it was wore by only 0.001227% of new born Boys and ranked 228 out of 407524 babies in US. Joan is not a native United States and Joan may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. Joan is given to around 0.135800% of newborns during 1880 to 2015, according to the USSA.

Complete history of Joan
YearRankOccurence
Popular girl name in
1912239317
1913228412
1914216578
1915206784
1916206823
19171761048
19181571384
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Expression number of Joan is 4.

Organizing and managing qualities are possessed by Joan. By systematic and methodical approach Joan turns their dream into reality. Joan are extremely sincere and honest.

Names that rhyme with Joan Antoan, Doan, Eloan, Hoan, Ioan, Jhoan, Joan, Koan, Loan, Maryjoan, Noan, Oan, Ramoan, Rhoan, Roan, Samoan, Shoan, Sloan, Toan, YoanFamous people named Joan
Joan Lindsay in Picnic at Hanging Rock as Writer
Joan Giammarco in The Parent Trap as Sound Department
Joan Morecambe in The Unforgettable Eric Morecambe as
Joanna Joseph in The Remains of the Day as Actress
Joan Preston in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit as Miscellaneous Crew
Joanna Jimenez in Alien³ as Editorial Department
Joanna Goode in Palo Pinto Gold as Actress
Joanna Dukes in Good as New as Actress
Joanna Roos in As the World Turns as Actress
Joanna Bowers in Tuesday Girl as Director
Joan Fontaine, actress,producer
Joan Severance, actress,producer
Joan Allen, actress,producer
Joan Cusack, actress,writer
Joan Bennett, actress
Joan Blondell, actress
Joan Chen, actress,producer,director
Joan Collins, actress,producer
Joan Crawford, actress,writer
Joan Rivers, writer,actress,producer
Joan Baez, actress
Joan Jett, actress
Joan Van Ark, actress,director
Joan Abbott, actress
Joan S. Aceste, production manager
Joan Acti, actress
Joan Adams, actress
Joan Addis, actress
Names like Joan Joa, Joaïna, Joab, Joachim, Joachine, Joacim, Joackim, Joah, Joahan, Joahn, Joahna, Joahnna, Joahua, Joail, Joakim, Joakima, Joakin, Joal, Joaly, Joan
Joan Namesakes Posts having Joan: Comments :Joan is a proper name of person English women, sometimes also used the masculine. As female first name it found in the English language, appears even in the Middle Ages and is today particularly in the United States before. As male first name is Joan mostly used in Catalan language in eastern Spain and in Scandinavia. Joan comes from the name Bible , in Hebrew , יוחנן Yohanan, diminutive of יהוחנן Yəhôḥānān, whose meaning is " Yahweh is gracious." It is a common name to the men in some areas of the ' Europe . Variants of the name are Female: Jane, Jeanne, Joanna and Male: Ioan, Johan, John. In other languages its versions are Old French: Johanne, Catalan: Joan, France: Jean, Irish: Seán, Siobhán, Siwan, Italian : Giovanna , Giovanni, Slavic languages: Ivan, Spanish: Juan. - Sofia Say
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