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Origin & Meaning

The name Joanne is of English origin.

The meaning of Joanne is "G-d is gracious".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 1807  in baby name popularity for girls with 112 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

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


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Related Names

Joanne is a variant spelling of Joanna.

Variants of the name Joanne include Joann.

Joanne has the diminutive (nickname) Joasia.

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Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Joanne.

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

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Names Like This

English names generally consist of a given name, middle name and family name. Many English speaking countries have fairly flexible naming laws. This allows the multicultural families that live in these countries to merge the naming conventions of their faiths or previous nationalities with their current homeland.

Biblical names are still very prevelant. Nature, literature, mythology, celebrity, surnames, variants of traditional names and newly invented names are all sources of English given names.

The evolution of English names in the U.K. can be traced to the various conquests and ruling power changes of its early history. The evolution of English names in America has been more influenced by the various influxes of immigrants from different parts of the world during different times in its history.