Janey: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Janey

Janey

Pronunciation: JAY-nee (key)

Origin of the name Jane:

English cognate of the French Jehanne and Jeanne, which are feminine forms of Jean, a cognate of John (God is gracious). Jane, a perennially popular name, was the name of the central character in Charlotte Brontë's Jane Eyre (1847).

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Related Names:

Jane, Janie

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Janey Harper, character on the British TV series My Family
Janey Powell, character on the animated TV series The Simpsons

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