Origin:Hebrew
Popularity:2991
Meaning:God is gracious
Janie is a baby girl name of Hebrew origin. Similar to the English name Jane, this baby girl name is a loveable nickname and first name meaning “God is gracious.” Whether you intend to raise baby in the Christian faith, or not, you should know the name Janie is associated with the famous son of Kareah, Johanan, or Yohanan. According to the Christian Bible, Johanan was the fifth high priest who helped the Kingdom of Judah find security and safety in the heart of Egypt. As inspiring as this heroic story may be, Janie is a striking variation of the name Johanan and symbolizes eternal hope, loyalty, and faith. With the name Janie, baby is sure to be a passionate and wise leader.

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