Meaning:God is gracious
With Hebrew origins, Janis is a gender-neutral name meaning “God is gracious.” Janis is a unique take on the traditional Jane for girls. For boys, Janis is similar to the Greek name Yannis, which translates to John in English. If you’re looking for a trendy European-esque name that can be used for both genders, Janis is a great choice.

Famous People Named Janis

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  • Janis Joplin
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