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Joanna Meaning


What does Joanna mean?

The name Joanna is of Hebrew origin.

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

Joanna is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Joa-nna.

The Given Name Joanna

Joanna is a great choice for parents looking for a more popular name.

Refined yet appealing, the name is a great blend of character and flair.

Joanna is also great as a middle name.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Joanna David, and Joanna Kerns.

Joanna Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 212 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,444 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 236 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,344 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

Want to see how Joanna sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Joanna Name Popularity Page.

Joanna Related Names

Variants of the name Joanna include Joanne.

The name Joandra is a form of Joanna.

Joanna has the diminutive (nickname) Joasia.

Famous Joannas

  • Joanna ~ Biblical Character (Luke 8:3)
  • Joanna David ~ Actress
  • Joanna Kerns ~ Actress
  • Joanna Lumley ~ Actress

Joanna Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Joanna.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Joanna Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Joanna.

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