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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #164 most popular

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49k Janis (English)
2k Jens (Scandinavian)
2k Johannes (Scandinavian)

What does the name "Janice" mean?

Janice (English): God Is Gracious

The name "Janice" is of English origin and it means "God Is Gracious". It's a name commonly given to girls.

J is for jubilant, the upbeat you!

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

N is for nice, need I say more?

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

C is for caress, a loving touch for your loved ones.

E is for enjoy, your life can be fun!

Your name in reverse order is "Ecinaj". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ajcien". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Janice" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Janice? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 406,224 babies born with the name Janice in the United States. That's more than enough Janices to occupy the country of Bahamas with an estimated population of 353,658 (as of May 3, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1894 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Janice" was in 1951 with a total of 15,947 babies. (That's a lot of baby Janices)

According to the 1920 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Janice" is not a popular baby girl's name in Kansas. Imagine that, only 12 babies in Kansas have the same name as you in 1920. Across the entire United States a total of only 670 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Janice popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Janice in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the north east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Janice

Janice Dickinson

Janice Dickinson is a model, photographer, author, and talent agent with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1972 to present. Janice was born in 1955 as Janice Doreen Dickinson in Brooklyn, New York, U.S.


Janice Pennington

Janice Pennington is a playboy playmate . Janice was born in 1942 as Janice Marie Pennington in Seattle, Washington, USA.


Past life for Janice born Jun 16, 1935

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Western Australia approximately on 1325. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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