[ 2 syll. ja-na, jan-a ] The baby boy name Jana is also used as a girl name, with the latter form being much more common. Its pronunciation is YAA-Naa (Dutch, German) †. The origin of Jana is Hebrew. Jana is a variant of Jan.
See also the related category hebrew.
Jana is rarely used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. Jana has in the past century been mostly given to girls.
Baby names that sound like Jana include Ja Juan, Jaheem, Jaheim (English), Jahiem (English), Jajuan (English), Jani (Finnish and Hungarian), Janne (Finnish and Scandinavian), Jano (Hungarian and Czech), Jawaughn (English), Jawaun (English), Jawon (English), Jayin (Indian), Jene (Dutch), Jeno (Hungarian), Jenõ (Hungarian), Johan (Czech, Dutch, English, German, Scandinavian, Bavarian, and Estonian), Johann (German), Juhan (Estonian), Juwon (English), and Eoghan (Gaelic, Irish, and Scottish).
† Pronunciation for Jana: Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"