Jaana

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shortened from Johanna; the feminine equivalent of Jaan.

Proper noun[edit]

Jaana

  1. A female given name.

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Short form of Marjaana (Mariana).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈjɑːnɑ]
  • Hyphenation: Jaa‧na

Proper noun[edit]

Jaana

  1. A female given name.

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • The most common first name of women born in Finland in 1962-64.