Meaning:God is gracious
Jana is a feminine Hebrew title meaning “God is gracious.” This elegant, two-syllable name is the female equivalent of John and is firmly rooted in Slavic languages. In Roman mythology, Jana is an ancient moon goddess and the wife of Janus. Some scholars have speculated that Janus and Jana were worshipped as Apollo and Diana, the sun and moon deities. Jana has the same eloquence as Jane while maintaining a unique and ethereal aura. Whether you wish to call on the moon's powerful energy or celebrate your faith with baby, Jana is a lovely title steeped in beauty and grace.
Famous People Named Jana
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- Jana NovotnaTennis Player
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