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January Meaning


What does January mean?

The name January is of English origin.

The meaning of January is "born in january".

January is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 7 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Ja-nua-ry.

The Given Name January

The name January, has a wonderfully bold quality.

A wonderfully distinctive name.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Some famous bearers of this name include: January Jones.

January Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 6,232 in baby name popularity for girls with 20 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 5,892 in baby name popularity for girls with 22 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how January has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the January Name Popularity Page.

January Related Names

Famous Januarys

  • January Jones ~ Actress

January Numerology

What will your new littleJanuary be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named January are often admirable and adaptable but most of all they are read more >>

January Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name January in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name January.

Just for fun, see the name January in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the January in Nautical Flags page.