What does Joan mean?

Joan

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▼ together a girls" name is pronounced jone. That is of Hebrew origin, and also the an interpretation of Joan is "God is gracious". Medieval feminine variation of John. Joan that Arc, the Maid of Orleans, is illustrated as a national and also political hero, and a religious heroine. She to be canonized in 1920. The surname was neglected for Jane by the 17th century. See likewise Joanna and also Siobhan. Actresses Joan Crawford, Joan Collins; singer Joan Baez; comedienne Joan Rivers; musician Joni Mitchell; marathon jogger Joan Benoit.STARTS v Jo-

ASSOCIATED v gracious, medieval, canonized (saint), 17th century, rivers

Variations

VARIANTS Joane, Joanie, Joannue, Jone, Jonee, Joni▼

SEE additionally Jody, Johanna, Shavonne, Shona

OTHER develops VIA JANE, JOANNA, JONI, SIOBHAN Iva▼, Ivana▲, Jaina, Jaine, Jan▼, Jana▼, Janae, Jandy, Janean, Janee, Janel▼, Janet▼, Janey, Jania▼, Janie▼, Janis▼, Janit, Janka, Janna▼, Janny, Jany, Jayna, Jayne▼, Jayni, Jean▼, Jeanie▼, Jeanne▼, Jeni, Jess, Jinna, Jo▼, Joana▼, Joann▼, Joanna, Joanne▼, Joeann, Joeanna, Joeanne, Johanna, Johna, Johnna▼, Jonae, Jonay, Jonie, Jonna, Jonnae, Jonni, Jonnie, Juana, Sioban

MASCULINE form Shavon

CREATIVE FORMS(female) (male) center NAME PAIRINGSJoan Kenzley (J.K.), ..

How well-known is Joan?

Joan is a really prominent first name for females (#62 out of 4276, top 1%) and also a really prominent surname because that all people (#60706 the end of 150436, top 40%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)




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Joan reached its top position that #7 in the U.S. During the year 1930-1939, and also is right now at #1727. (TOP baby NAMES, 2018)


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Which version is better?

Prominent related forms of Joan (#1727 THE previous YEAR) space Iva (#1892), Ivana (#1187), Jaina, Jan, Jana (#984), Janae (#1193), Jane (#291), Janean, Janee, Janel, Janet (#1412), Janey, Jania, Janie (#1691), Janis, Janna, Jayna, Jayne, Jean, Jeanie, Jeanne, Jeni, Jess, Jo, Joana, Joane, Joanie, Joann, Joanna (#212), Joanne, Jody, Joeann, Johanna (#536), John, Johna, Johnna, Joni, Jonna, Jonnie, Juana (#1692), Shavonne, Shona and Siobhan. These forms of Joan got to the peak of your popularity 88 years ago (MEDIAN #1202) and have become significantly less conventional due to the fact that (#1791, down 95%). Joanna has actually historically been the optimal pick of parents, back Ivana appears to be acquiring favor too, while forms like Janie are now somewhat dated.


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Similar Names

Joan▼ is pronounced likewise to Jann, Janne, Jeane▼, Jen, Jenn, Jenne, Jin, Joyann, Joyanne, June▼, Jyn and Zhane▼. Other argued similar-sounding names are Adan, Dian▼, Doran, Dowan (see Dawn), Dwan, Dyan, Elan, Eman, Evan, Fan, Fran, Iman▼, Ja-, Jae, Jas, Jay, Jazan, Jeana▼, Jiana, Jobi, Joby, Joci, Joda, Jodean, Jodi▼, Joey, Johana, Joi, Joia, Joie, Jola, Jolan, Jolana, Jolean, Joli, Jolin, Joly, Jolyn, Jona, Jorah, Jordan▼, Jori, Josana, Joss, Josy, Jovana▼, Joy, Joya, Joye, Lean, Logan▲, Nan▼, Nolan, Rian, Rowan▲, Ryan▲, San, Sean, Shan, Sian, Sloan▲ and Van. This names tend to it is in less frequently used 보다 Joan.