EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French Jeanne, from Middle French Jehanne, from Medieval Latin Johanna, variant of Latin Ioanna under influence from Latin Iōhannēs, from Koine Greek Ἰωάννα (Iōánna), from Hebrew יוֹחָנָה(Yôḥānāh, literally God is gracious), the feminized form of יְהוֹחָנָן(Yəhōḥānān) which produced John and its many doublets. Doublet of Ivana, Jana, Jane, Janice, Janis, Jean, Jen, Joan, Joanna, Joanne, Johanna, Juana, Shavonne, Sian, Siobhan, Shane, Shaun, Shauna, and Sheena.

Proper nounEdit

Jeanne

  1. A female given name from French.

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TranslationsEdit


DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French Jeanne.

Proper nounEdit

Jeanne

  1. a female given name

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Jean +‎ -e, feminine of Jean (John). From Middle French Jehanne.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʒan/
  • (file)

Proper nounEdit

Jeanne f (masculine Jean)

  1. a female given name from Hebrew, equivalent to English Joan
  2. (biblical) Joanna

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DescendantsEdit

All are borrowed.

  • Belarusian: Жанна (Žanna)
  • English: Jeanne
  • Irish: Síne
  • Latvian: Žanna
  • Russian: Жанна (Žanna)
  • Scottish Gaelic: Sìne
  • Ukrainian: Жанна (Žanna)
  • Welsh: Siân

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French Jeanne.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Jeanne f

  1. A female given name in French

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Jeanne in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)

NormanEdit

Proper nounEdit

Jeanne f

  1. a female given name, equivalent to English Jane

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