Name Joana

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Joana

Joana is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Joana

Joana is an English, Catalan and Portuguese form of the Greek name Iōanna (Ἰωάννα), which derived from the Hebrew name Yochanan (יוֹחָנָן).

Meaning of Joana

Joana 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 Joana

Variants of the name Joana

Joanna Yoanna Ioanna

Joana in the categories

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Name Statistic: Joana is ranked #1648 overall ↑ 24

  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 800 ↑ 8
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 1217 ↑↑ 2966
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 1242 ↓ -32
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 1305 ↓ -34
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 1309 ↑ 50
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 1532 ↑ 4
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 1613 ↑ 100
  • 🇫🇷 France: 1739 ↓ -76
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 2267 ↓↓ -232
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 2793 ↑↑ 343
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 2813 ↓↓ -442
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 3409 ↓↓ -720
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 3677 ↓↓ -159
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 3987 ↓↓ -111
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 3998 ↑ 6
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 4094 ↑↑ 3255
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 4379 ↑↑ 421
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 9216 ↑↑ 256
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 10322 ↓ -83
Name Joana

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