Meaning:God is gracious
Juanita is a girl's name of Spanish origin. A diminutive of Juana, which stems from John, it means "God is gracious." Juanita is often used for girls born into families of Hispanic heritage and is a popular choice throughout Spanish-speaking nations. Fans of the TV show Desperate Housewives may remember Juanita as the eldest daughter of Gabrielle and Carlos. If you're looking for a name that celebrates your faith and background at the same time, Juanita is a sweet choice.
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