Name Jo Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Jo


Jo is a ♀ girl’s name and a ♂ boy’s name. Jo thus belongs to the gender-neutral unisex names.

What is the origin of the name Jo?

Jo is a short form of several names, that begin with “Jo-“, like Johanna or Joseph. It is therefore a unisex name.

What does the name Jo mean?

The meaning of Jo is e.g. “Yahweh is gracious” (from Johanna) or “he will add”, “God increases” (from Joseph).

Pronunciation of Jo

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Popularity of the name Jo

The name Jo is ranked #6012 overall.

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