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


Juanita is a ♀ girl’s name.

Origin of the name Juanita

Juanita is a diminutive of the Spanish name Juana, which derived from the ancient Greek name Iōánnēs (Ἰωάννης) or the Hebrew name Yochanan (יוֹחָנָן).

What is the meaning of the name Juanita?

Juanita 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 Juanita

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Popularity of the name Juanita

The name Juanita is ranked #7876 overall.

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