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Jo Meaning


What does Jo mean?

The name Jo is of English origin.

The meaning of Jo is "G-d shall add (another son)".

Jo is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 2 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Jo.

The Given Name Jo

Jo is a diminutive of Joe. See Joe for further details.

Fearless and memorable, it is a name considered by many parents.

A special name that is sure to be loved.

A creative name, that may be just right for you.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Jo Cals, and Jo Van Fleet.

Jo Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 4,260 in baby name popularity for girls with 34 occurrences. It ranked 10,114 in baby name popularity for boys with 7 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 5,029 in baby name popularity for girls with 27 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

View the Jo Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Jo has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Jo to other names.

Jo Related Names

Jo is a diminutive of Joe.

Jo has the diminutive (nickname) Joetta.

Famous Jos

  • J ~ Soccer Player
  • Jo Cals ~ Dutch Prime Minister (1965-1966)
  • Jo Van Fleet ~ Actress

Jo Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Jo.

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Jo Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Jo.

Just for fun, see the name Jo 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 Jo in Nautical Flags page.