Janai - girls name

Janai name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 17%

Janai name meaning:

The name Janai is of Hebrew origin and has several interpretations and meanings. One of the most common meanings is "God has answered" or "God has heard." It is derived from the Hebrew word "ana," which means "to answer" or "to hear." The name Janai can also be seen as a variation of the name Janie, which is a diminutive form of Jane and means "God is gracious."

People with the name Janai are often perceived as strong, determined, and resilient individuals. They possess a strong connection to their spiritual or religious beliefs and may find solace in prayer or seeking guidance from a higher power. Janai may also exhibit a compassionate and empathetic nature, always willing to lend a helping hand to those in need. The name carries a sense of divine intervention or favor, suggesting that those named Janai are seen as special or chosen by a higher power. Overall, the name Janai embodies a sense of faith, grace, and divine connection.

Origin: English

Modern name based on Jane or Jean. Based on Janai meaning 'God has answered.'.

Other girls names beginning with J


Overall UK ranking: 4634 out of 5581

4 recorded births last year

Change in rank

  • 10yrs

  • 5yrs

  • 1yr


    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

Historical popularity of Janai

The graph below shows the popularity of the girls's name Janai from all the UK baby name statistics available. It's a quick easy way to see the trend for Janai in 2024