What is the meaning of the name Joan?

The name Joan is primarily a female name of Hebrew origin that means God Is Gracious.

People who like the name Joan also like:

Eleanor, Charlotte, Jane, Rose, Audrey, Elizabeth, Evelyn, Asher, Elijah, Silas, Daniel, Owen, Ethan, Liam

Names like Joan:

Jayme, Joaquin, Jena, Jowan, Jasani, Jenae, Jason, Jennaya, Jaan, Jim, Jamon, Jimi, Jojen, Jasmine, Junia, Joachim, Jaeson, Joanna, JaHanna, Jenne, Jem, Janine, Jessen, Juana, Jaiana, Jian, June, Jono, Janan, Jeanne

Celebrity Babies with this Name:

Maya Joan Cole - daughter of Bradley Cole and Yoko Cole , born 2009

Stats for the Name Joan

checkmark Joan is currently not in the top 100 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Joan is currently not ranked in U.S. births

Potential drawbacks of using the name Joan:

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1. Potential confusion with similar-sounding names like Joanne or Joanna.
2. Commonness of the name, which may result in difficulty standing out or being unique.
3. Historical associations with the name that some may find outdated or unappealing.
4. Pronunciation difficulties for non-native English speakers.
5. Lack of gender ambiguity, as Joan is typically considered a feminine name and may not be suitable for those seeking a gender-neutral option.

Songs about Joan

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Good Morning Joan - The Cardigans
Joan - Art Bears
Joan - Erasure
Joan Crawford - Blue Öyster Cult
Joan of Arc - Leonard Cohen
Joan of Arc - Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark
Security Joan - Donald Fagan
When Big Joan Sets Up - Captain Beefheart and the Magic Band