Janai

First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Janai

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  • A user from California, United States says the name Janai is of English origin and means "God answers my prayers".
  • A user from Minnesota, United States says the name Janai is of Hebrew origin and means "Responder".
Other origins: Indian (Sanskrit)

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Notable Persons Named Janai

Janai was born in 1983.

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How popular is the baby name Janai in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1960 5 5 0
1966 7 7 0
1969 6 6 0
1970 7 7 0
1971 8 8 0
1972 7 7 0
1973 7 7 0
1974 7 7 0
1975 6 6 0
1976 10 10 0
1977 11 11 0
1978 24 24 0
1979 26 26 0
1980 26 26 0
1981 18 18 0
1982 24 24 0
1983 27 27 0
1984 23 23 0
1985 22 22 0
1986 23 23 0
1987 69 69 0
1988 67 67 0
1989 65 65 0
1990 66 66 0
1991 53 53 0
1992 61 61 0
1993 56 56 0
1994 80 80 0
1995 85 85 0
1996 67 67 0
1997 110 101 9
1998 82 82 0
1999 94 87 7
2000 77 71 6
2001 97 97 0
2002 90 84 6
2003 116 105 11
2004 89 84 5
2005 111 102 9
2006 118 113 5
2007 95 90 5
2008 91 83 8
2009 70 70 0
2010 88 88 0
2011 79 79 0
2012 62 62 0
2013 73 66 7
2014 72 67 5
2015 73 73 0
2016 54 54 0
2017 63 63 0

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Popularity of Janai as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Janai

  • How Popular is the name Janai? Janai is the 5,501st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Janai have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,767 babies born with the first name Janai in the United States. That's more than enough people named Janai to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Janai? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1960 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Janai first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Janai is Monday, March 7th, 1927.
  • What year had the most people named Janai born? The highest recorded use of the first name Janai was in 2006 with a total of 113 babies.
  • Random Janai Factoid: According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Janai is not a popular baby girl's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 6 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 2012.
  • Weird things about the name Janai: Your name in reverse order is Ianaj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aiajn. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Janai born Oct 4, 1971

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 Northern England approximately on 1600. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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