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Jane

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Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 27 Views | 🔊 16 Pronunciations
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Gender: Female

Origin: Hebrew

Meaning: Jehovah has been Gracious

Pronunciation: jayn, /dʒeɪn/, JH EY N

Popularity Rank: #539

On this page:

  • 1. Jane Meaning
  • 2. Jane Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Jane
  • 4. Jane Translations in other languages
  • 5. Jane Name Popularity
  • 6. Jane popularity in U.S.
  • 7. Famous People with Name Jane
  • 8. Latest News about Jane
  • 9. Names similar to Jane

Jane Meaning

Derived from the Hebrew name Yochana, meaning 'Yahweh is gracious'. It has been a popular name since the Middle Ages.

Jane also means "Jehovah has been Gracious, Gracious, God is Merciful, The Lord is Gracious, God is gracious".

Jane is commonly found in United Kingdom, United States of America, South Africa, and 92 more countries.

Jane Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: jayn

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /dʒeɪn/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: JH EY N

JH: Pronounce as in "joke" (JH OW K)

EY: Pronounce as in "they" (DH EY)

N: Pronounce as in "no" (N OW)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

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Jane Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Jane is recorded 106,902 times globally, ranking it as the 539th most common name worldwide.

Jane is most prevalent in United Kingdom, with 29,816 occurrences, making it the 66th most popular name in the country.

In United Kingdom, the name Jane is found among 1 in every 18 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Jane Popularity by Country

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CountryRankFrequency
United Kingdom#661 : 18
United States of America#3071 : 99
South Africa#2011 : 321
Nigeria#1671 : 170
Brazil#2571 : 174
Malaysia#2641 : 504
Saudi Arabia#1,1621 : 1,066
Singapore#991 : 218
Canada#1931 : 139
Ireland#1511 : 46
France#1,1791 : 655
Hong Kong#2481 : 249
Philippines#161 : 166
China#351 : 107
Italy#1,6101 : 874
United Arab Emirates#6231 : 787
Kuwait#2391 : 510
Russia#6841 : 347
Netherlands#8061 : 354
Denmark#1321 : 91
Germany#8721 : 442
Mexico#1,5921 : 1,112
Peru#1,1651 : 1,246
Oman#7881 : 900
Qatar#4431 : 833
Spain#1,6671 : 1,151
Colombia#2,7471 : 2,637
Taiwan#1161 : 529
Ghana#3591 : 447
Sweden#4261 : 288
Belgium#1,5071 : 1,020
Bangladesh#1,6321 : 1,791
Bahrain#5381 : 1,004
Switzerland#8851 : 692
Macao#1561 : 403
Lebanon#9671 : 796
Chile#1,9401 : 2,435
Egypt#9,2191 : 9,639
Israel#2,4891 : 1,390
Cameroon#1,0911 : 1,857
Czechia#4921 : 323
Finland#6511 : 519
Costa Rica#9471 : 625
Bolivia#1,4871 : 1,556
Iran#1,3921 : 875
Malta#871 : 116
Iraq#6,5411 : 6,376
Mauritius#5421 : 647
Palestine#2,6721 : 1,814
Norway#4231 : 460
Portugal#9121 : 938
Turkey#5,7231 : 7,071
India#5,0271 : 7,665
Algeria#7,6311 : 11,879
Namibia#4471 : 1,167
Morocco#7,8611 : 9,841
Botswana#2911 : 816
Estonia#1901 : 130
Kazakhstan#3,1031 : 2,176
Panama#1,8981 : 2,561
Japan#8231 : 1,231
Jordan#3,4441 : 4,214
Greece#1,2351 : 1,407
Brunei Darussalam#2801 : 1,315
Syrian Arab Republic#7,9091 : 8,727
Austria#1,8441 : 1,935
Argentina#2,6121 : 4,075
Cyprus#3451 : 534
Sudan#13,9541 : 29,864
Angola#1,0341 : 5,663
Jamaica#1,1611 : 2,007
Tunisia#9,3041 : 14,661
Poland#1,4981 : 2,016
Libya#8,5111 : 17,504
Guatemala#3,7471 : 6,881
Uruguay#2,4831 : 3,890
Luxembourg#8791 : 1,210
Indonesia#6371 : 1,678
Lithuania#8231 : 751
Yemen#11,6241 : 25,983
Ecuador#1,3731 : 2,765

List of countries the name Jane is rarely found

  • Bulgaria: 17 occurrences
  • Croatia: 14 occurrences
  • Puerto Rico:13 occurrences
  • Afghanistan: 9 occurrences
  • Hungary: 9 occurrences
  • Albania: 7 occurrences
  • Slovenia: 7 occurrences
  • Serbia: 6 occurrences
  • Azerbaijan:2 occurrences
  • Iceland:2 occurrences
  • Burundi:1 occurrences
  • Fiji:1 occurrences
  • Maldives: 1 occurrences
  • Turkmenistan:1 occurrences

Jane popularity in U.S.

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This chart displays the ranking of the name Jane from 1980 to 2023, based on the most recent data from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

Famous People with Name Jane

  • Jane A. Cauley is a Scientist from US.
  • Jane A. Langdale is a Research from United Kingdom.
  • Jane A. McKeating is a Teacher from United Kingdom.
  • Jane A. Restani is a Lawyer from US.
  • Jane A. Rogers is a Actor from US.
  • Jane Aagaard is a Politician from Australia.
  • Jane Aamund is a Writer from Denmark.
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    Jane Alexander (bishop) is a Bishop from Canada.
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    Jane Alexander (swimmer) is a Swimmer from United Kingdom.
  • Jane Alice Morris is a Daughter from United Kingdom.
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    Jane Andrews (author) is a Writer from US.
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  • Jane Arden (actress)
    Jane Arden (actress) is a Actor from United Kingdom.
  • Jane Arden (director)
    Jane Arden (director) is a Actor from United Kingdom.
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📰 Latest News about Jane

Stay updated with the most recent news about Jane. Read on to catch up with Jane's latest headlines

Last Updated: May 28, 2024 10:32 PM (GMT + 5.30)

  • Jane's Addiction Announce First Classic Lineup Tour Since 2010 - Pitchfork
    Source: Pitchfork | Published on: May 28, 2024
  • Jane Austen fans despair at student digs plan for hotel where she danced - The Guardian
    Source: The Guardian | Published on: May 28, 2024
  • Mary Jane A. Scarpati | News, Sports, Jobs - Williamsport Sun-Gazette
    Source: Williamsport Sun-Gazette | Published on: May 28, 2024
  • I-TEAM Case Files: Unsolved homicide of Jane Jordan - WTVG
    Source: WTVG | Published on: May 28, 2024
  • Jane Seymour: Photographers said I had 'bulgy eyes' so I tried to fix it - The Telegraph
    Source: The Telegraph | Published on: May 28, 2024
  • Jane Seymour, 73, reveals whether she has had any plastic surgery as she shares she was urged at age 40 to get - Daily Mail
    Source: Daily Mail | Published on: May 28, 2024
  • Jane Seymour Sets 'Record Straight' About Plastic Surgery Claims (Exclusive) - PEOPLE
    Source: PEOPLE | Published on: May 27, 2024
  • Jane McDonald says she won't leave money to family when she dies for touching reason - Yahoo Movies UK
    Source: Yahoo Movies UK | Published on: May 27, 2024
  • Mary Jane Jones Obituary - Rosebush, MI (1951-2024) - The Morning Sun
    Source: The Morning Sun | Published on: May 26, 2024
  • Mary Jane Regan - Memorial - Cedar Memorial
    Source: Cedar Memorial | Published on: May 23, 2024

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