Origin:American
Popularity:2171
Meaning:God is gracious
Putting a label on the unexpected can be difficult, but Janessa has it done for you with just a few syllables! Janessa, meaning "God is gracious," is a modern name that's most likely a combination of Jane and Vanessa. Putting two names together like this is a sweet way to honor two influential people in your life or an homage to names you simply adore. Janessa hasn't been around for very long yet, meaning it is rife with opportunity to help baby seek out the path best for her.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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