Jeanne - Meaning of Jeanne

What does Jeanne mean?

[ 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.

See also the related forms, Marie Jeanne, Sarah Jeanne, Sian, and Siân.

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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.

Baby names that sound like Jeanne include Jean, Jeane, Jeann, Jeen, Jeene, Joeann, Gene, Jaane, Jahne, Jain, Jaine, Jam, Jan, Jane, Jasme, Jawn, Jayne, Jazzmynn, Jeanné, and Jehane.

† 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)"

Meaning of Jeanne Meaning of Jeanine Meaning of Jean Meaning of Jane Meaning of Marie Jeanne Meaning of Sarah Jeanne Meaning of Sian Meaning of Siân
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