Jeanne - Meaning of Jeanne
[ 1 syll. jea-(n)ne, je-a-nne ] The baby girl name Jeanne is also used as a boy name, though it is far more popular for girls. It is pronounced in English as JHIYN or in French as ZHAEN †. Jeanne has its origins in the Hebrew language. It is used largely in English, French, and Dutch.
Jeanne is a form (English and French) of the English Jane.
Jeanne is also a spelling variant (English and French) of the English and Scottish Jean.
Jeanne is also a familiar form (Dutch, English, and French) of the English and French Jeanine.
Jeanne is unusual as a baby girl name. Its usage peaked modestly in 1927 with 0.256% of baby girls being named Jeanne. It was #85 in rank then. The baby name has substantially slipped in popularity since then, and is currently of only sporadic use. In 2018, among the family of girl names directly related to Jeanne, Jane was the most popular. Jeanne has primarily been a baby girl name in the last century.
† Pronunciation for Jeanne: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; ZH as in "beige (B.EY.ZH" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)"