Name Janis

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Janis

The first name Janis is ♀ female and ♂ male. Janis thus belongs to the gender-neutral unisex names

Origin of Janis

Janis is a variant of Johanna or Johannes and a form of Janice.

Meaning of Janis

Janis means “Yahweh is gracious” (from Hebrew “yo/יֹו”, abbreviation of “yeho/יְהוֹ” = referring to the Hebrew God + “ḥanán/חָנַן” = to show favor/to be gracious).

Pronunciation of Janis

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Name Statistic: Janis is ranked #1895 overall ↓↓ -184

  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 817 ↓ -61
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 1202 ↓↓ -139
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 2277 ↓↓ -227
  • 🇫🇷 France: 4744 ↓↓ -522
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 4852 ↓↓ -296
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 4892 ↓↓ -1765
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 5112 ↑↑ 370
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 6986 ↓↓ -261
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 7994 ↓↓ -137
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 9122 ↑↑ 304
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 9332 ↓↓ -166
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 9504 ↓↓ -1215
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 9700 ↑↑ 2463
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 9977 ↓↓ -1780
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 10241 ↓↓ -702
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 11190 ↓↓ -2588
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 12352 ↓↓ -400
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 14064 ↓↓ -403
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 14235 ↓↓ -381

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Name Janis

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