How to pronounce Joanna joa-nna What does my name mean? Meaning of Joanna: God is Gracious, Gift of the Lord, God's Gift, Gift from God, Yahweh Is Gracio
Origin and Meaning
Baby name Joanna is originated as a Middle Latin feminine form of Joannes meaning "God is gracious" which is derived from the Greek Iōannes which is a derivative of the Hebrew Yehanan and which in turn is from yehōhānān meaning "Yahweh is gracious". The name was borne in the New Testament by a woman who was regarded as a saint. She was a follower of Jesus and accompanied him on his travels. A notable bearer of the name is Joanna Baillie who was a Scottish poet and dramatist and best known for her work in the plays, 'The Passions' and 'Fugitive Verses'. Joanna St. Claire is also the name of an American singer and songwriter.
Joanna was ranked 921 in 2014 list of US boys name and dropped by 2.68% from its previous ranking of 897 in 2009. Joanna was ranked 296 in 2015 US female names list and elevated by 4.52% from its previous ranking of 310 in 2014.
Full form of Joanna : Jolly Orderly Amiable Naughty Naive Able
Joanna is a very very popular first name for a girl in England & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 354 in 2014. Around 3133 people wear Joanna as their first name. Joanna is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.
Joanna is a very very popular first name for a girl in United States which is popular since 1930 and ranked 296 (0.026578% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 100477 people wear Joanna as their first name. Joanna is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1880 and ranked 296 (0.026578% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 100477 people have Joanna as their first name. Joanna is not a native United States and Joanna may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.028107% of people in US have this given name.Complete history of Joanna
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Expression number of Joanna is 1.
Joanna loves adventure and independence and possess determination and originality. Joanna generally leads and direct others and likes to establishes their individual identity.
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