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Discover the origin, meaning and pronunciation of the name Jaana.

The meaning of Jaana is 'beloved' or 'saint.' However, other meanings are associated with the name, such as 'God is gracious' and 'rebellious.' It is a diminutive of Johana and Marjaana. Generally a gender-specific name, it's commonly a name or nickname for girls; the name Jaana is said to have multiple origins. A most common given name in Estonia and Finland, the name Jaana can also be used to name male babies. It is believed that people with the name Jaana are often inventive, creative, and spiritual. A famous person with the name is Jaana Saarinen, a Finnish actress who is known for her role in the Finnish soap opera ‘Salatut Elämät.’ Jaana is also used as a fictional character name in the 'Ultima Game Series.' The character is a druid and a friend of Lord British, another character in the game. It is said that Richard Garriott, the creator of the gaming series, named Jaana after a friend of his from Finland.


Jaana is most often associated with the gender: female.

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J-A-A-N-A , is a 5-letter female given name.

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