Name Jo

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Jo

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

Origin of Jo

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

Meaning of Jo

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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Name Statistic: Jo is ranked #6004 overall ↓ -1

  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 1955 ↑↑ 2071
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 4396 ↑↑ 1573
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 4443 ↓↓ -148
  • 🇫🇷 France: 4456 ↑↑ 411
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 4458 ↓↓ -221
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 4502 ↑↑ 141
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 4568 ↑ 83
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 5036 ↓↓ -230
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 5158 ↓↓ -267
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 5416 ↓↓ -940
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 5727 ↓↓ -222
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 6097 ↑↑ 746
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 6115 ↓↓ -585
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 6148 ↓↓ -189
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 6532 ↓↓ -595
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 6985 ↓↓ -257
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 7371 ↓↓ -540
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 8236 ↓↓ -669
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 12169 ↓↓ -125

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Name Jo

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