Portuguese Boys Names Starting With J | Baby Names Meaning | Kidadl
For Parents

Portuguese Boys Names Starting With J

Whether you’re looking for a name for your child, a new pet, or even a character in a story you’re writing, there are tons of ideas out there. We’ve compiled helpful guides of names and their meanings to inspire you, from A-Z lists to country-specific names and everything in between. Perhaps you want to find a name that aligns with your cultural heritage, you want to uncover the meaning of your family name, or maybe you want all your children to have names on a specific theme — whatever you’re looking for, we have hundreds of lists of names for any gender, style or language. Whether you want a name that’s unique or popular, traditional or modern, short or long; the perfect name for you is just a few clicks away.

Browse By Letter





Joao is a name of Portuguese origin and is the male version of Joana. The name is considered holy and sacred because it is the Portuguese form of the names John and Johannes. The meaning of Joao is 'God is gracious' and is a popular name in Portugal and South America. In the 14th century, Joao I (J...