Meaning:God is gracious
Share your faith and your gratitude for baby's safe arrival into your life with this name. Joanna, a French name, means "god is gracious" and comes from the Hebrew name Yohannah. In the New Testament of the Christian Bible, Joanna was a woman who spent some time traveling with Jesus and was later made a saint. It's a more streamlined and elegant alternative to its related names, Johanna and Joanne, and the most popular option of the lot.
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