Janie

Janie - A very unique female name



  Jan 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Janie appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #171. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Janie and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Janie? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Janie. The baby girl name Janie was given to 94 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1518 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 15,035 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Janie peaked in popularity 74 years ago in 1945 on position 158.



Famous with this name

Janie Dee
Janie Marèse
Janie Mertz


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Rating: 4/5 (9 people)


Janie is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Janie is currently topping the baby name charts in Utah at position #711 - and is the least popular in California at position #1,787.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Janie is where you live.


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Janie origin and meaning

Janie is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Janie, pop culture references for the name Janie and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Janie

We've found the following names that sound similar to Janie, sorted by popularity.

Joan / Jean / Jane / Jamie / Jasmine / Joanne / June / Jeanne / Joann / Jenna /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121518
20111729
20101515
20091226
20081245
20071455
20061290
20051112
20041065
20031126
2002941
20011073
20001075
1999943
19981010
1997881
1996860
1995785
1994711
1993748
1992712
1991698
1990673
1989681
1988600
1987696
1986631
1985626
1984592
1983578
1982545
1981564
1980579
1979569
1978578
1977517
1976501
1975489
1974488
1973461
1972435
1971452
1970457
1969431
1968425
1967389
1966372
1965367
1964346
1963301
1962300
1961283
1960272
1959263
1958249
1957234
1956216
1955210
1954205
1953198
1952189
1951177
1950167
1949165
1948176
1947160
1946158
1945158
1944186
1943199
1942212
1941217
1940213
1939216
1938216
1937230
1936215
1935228
1934224
1933228
1932228
1931230
1930229
1929225
1928232
1927239
1926255
1925241
1924243
1923246
1922250
1921250
1920236
1919227
1918252
1917245
1916241
1915246
1914243
1913216
1912214
1911207
1910171

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Utah711
Texas742
Georgia844
Arizona910
Florida1084
North Carolina1440
California1787

Even more about Janie


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Janie a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Janie?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1945
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Janie
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 15,035
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +94

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