Johanna: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Johanna

Of Hebrew origin and meaning "the Lord is gracious," this name is actually the Dutch, German, and Scandinavian form of Jane. It's a little less plain, although you'll never think your little Johanna is plain anyway. She'll always be a standout in your eyes.

Nicknames:

Jo, Jojo, Hannie, Hanna.

Famous people named Johanna:

Actress Johanna Braddy; romance novelist Johanna Lindsey; Olympic swimmer Johanna Sjöberg; NASCAR driver Johanna Long.

Fun fact:

"Visions of Johanna" is a song by Bob Dylan.

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