Jeanne

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163k
in the U.S.
since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Jeanne

"Jeanne" is a name of French origin, and it means "God is Gracious". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Wiktionary

From French Jeanne, the French equivalent of the English Jane, Jean and Joan.

  1. A female given name.

Jeanne was also found in the following language(s): Danish, French, and Norman

Notable Persons Named Jeanne

Jeanne was given the name Jeanne Louise Calment on February 21st, 1875 in Arles, France. She left this life on August 4th, 1997.

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Jeanne Tripplehorn is an actress. She has had major accomplishments since 1982. Jeanne was given the name Jeanne Marie Tripplehorn on June 10th, 1963 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S.

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Jeanne Antoinette Poisson was a chief mistress to louis xv and maîtresse-en-titre. She holds the title Marquise de Pompadour. Jeanne was born on December 29th, 1721 in Paris, Kingdom of France. She breathed her last breath on April 15th, 1764.

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Jean Stapleton was an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1941 to 2001. Jean was given the name Jeanne Murray on January 19th, 1923. She breathed her last breath on May 31st, 2013.

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Jeanne Moreau is an actress, screenwriter, and film director. She has been prominent since 1947. Jeanne was born on January 23rd, 1928 in Paris.

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Jeanne Shaheen is a 78th Governor of New Hampshire. Jeanne was born on January 28th, 1947 in St. Charles, Missouri.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Jeanne

Lucie Jeanne is an actress. Her ongoing career started in 1998. Lucie was born on March 13th, 1976 in Paris, France.

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Leon Jeanne is a soccer player for the Weston-super-Mare A.F.C., Arsenal F.C. Academy, Queens Park Rangers F.C., Cardiff City F.C., Havant & Waterlooville F.C., Newport County A.F.C., Port Talbot Town F.C., Barry Town United F.C., Dinas Powys F.C., Merthyr Tydfil F.C., Maesteg Park A.F.C., and Car. Leon was born on November 17th, 1980 in Cardiff, Wales.

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Livy Jeanne is a country music singing. Her ongoing career started in 2012. Livy was born in Thunder Bay.

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Grete was given the name Trakl, Margarethe Jeanne on August 8th, 1891 in Salzburg. Grete is also known as Gretl. She passed away on September 17th, 1917.

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She holds the title Countess of Bar-sur-Seine. Jeanne was born as the child of Charles and Count of Angoulême in Angoulême, France.

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Rene was born in 1887. He breathed his last breath in 1969.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 12 12 0
1881 11 11 0
1882 12 12 0
1883 12 12 0
1884 18 18 0
1885 13 13 0
1886 22 22 0
1887 17 17 0
1888 19 19 0
1889 24 24 0
1890 30 30 0
1891 37 37 0
1892 28 28 0
1893 45 45 0
1894 43 43 0
1895 51 51 0
1896 49 49 0
1897 67 67 0
1898 58 58 0
1899 72 72 0
1900 76 76 0
1901 63 63 0
1902 77 77 0
1903 87 87 0
1904 109 109 0
1905 122 122 0
1906 119 119 0
1907 156 156 0
1908 154 154 0
1909 202 202 0
1910 220 220 0
1911 266 266 0
1912 347 347 0
1913 449 449 0
1914 612 612 0
1915 828 828 0
1916 1,050 1,050 0
1917 1,212 1,212 0
1918 1,846 1,846 0
1919 1,817 1,817 0
1920 2,279 2,279 0
1921 2,600 2,590 10
1922 2,922 2,917 5 #97 girl name
1923 3,046 3,040 6 #90 girl name
1924 3,155 3,150 5 #90 girl name
1925 3,232 3,224 8 #89 girl name
1926 3,070 3,062 8 #88 girl name
1927 3,168 3,159 9 #85 girl name
1928 2,886 2,878 8 #90 girl name
1929 2,830 2,818 12 #92 girl name
1930 2,729 2,720 9 #92 girl name
1931 2,532 2,524 8 #98 girl name
1932 2,137 2,130 7
1933 1,830 1,824 6
1934 1,773 1,762 11
1935 1,668 1,663 5
1936 1,540 1,533 7
1937 1,496 1,496 0
1938 1,557 1,552 5
1939 1,559 1,551 8
1940 1,940 1,927 13
1941 2,072 2,060 12
1942 2,287 2,287 0
1943 2,432 2,423 9
1944 2,505 2,495 10
1945 2,868 2,860 8 #98 girl name
1946 4,051 4,044 7 #83 girl name
1947 4,371 4,364 7 #86 girl name
1948 3,796 3,788 8 #95 girl name
1949 3,877 3,865 12 #92 girl name
1950 3,740 3,735 5 #95 girl name
1951 3,778 3,769 9 #98 girl name
1952 3,835 3,828 7 #98 girl name
1953 3,859 3,853 6 #97 girl name
1954 3,772 3,765 7
1955 3,732 3,732 0
1956 3,919 3,908 11
1957 3,956 3,948 8
1958 3,614 3,609 5
1959 3,524 3,517 7
1960 3,515 3,509 6
1961 3,335 3,327 8
1962 3,027 3,014 13
1963 2,811 2,806 5
1964 2,478 2,466 12
1965 2,149 2,149 0
1966 1,871 1,865 6
1967 1,617 1,611 6
1968 1,425 1,425 0
1969 1,375 1,375 0
1970 1,590 1,583 7
1971 1,270 1,270 0
1972 949 944 5
1973 845 845 0
1974 825 825 0
1975 702 702 0
1976 562 557 5
1977 554 554 0
1978 487 487 0
1979 432 432 0
1980 419 419 0
1981 431 431 0
1982 412 412 0
1983 325 325 0
1984 300 300 0
1985 289 289 0
1986 232 232 0
1987 217 217 0
1988 211 211 0
1989 206 206 0
1990 195 195 0
1991 176 176 0
1992 122 122 0
1993 106 106 0
1994 108 108 0
1995 102 102 0
1996 100 100 0
1997 105 105 0
1998 96 96 0
1999 66 66 0
2000 75 75 0
2001 57 57 0
2002 72 72 0
2003 59 59 0
2004 68 68 0
2005 53 53 0
2006 48 48 0
2007 42 42 0
2008 47 47 0
2009 45 45 0
2010 40 40 0
2011 39 39 0
2012 42 42 0
2013 35 35 0
2014 34 34 0
2015 40 40 0
2016 36 36 0

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Popularity of Jeanne as a first name

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Popularity of Jeanne as a last name

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Common last names for Jeanne

  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Miller
  • Brown
  • Williams
  • Davis
  • Anderson
  • Jones
  • Martin
  • Wilson
  • Taylor
  • White
  • Moore
  • Clark
  • Allen
  • Thompson
  • Harris
  • Thomas
  • Nelson
  • Murphy

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Jeanne U.S.
  White 73.79% 64.26%
  African American 18.45% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Jeanne

People with the last name Jeanne are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Jeanne

  • How Popular is the name Jeanne? Jeanne is the 433rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Jeanne was the 157,234th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Jeanne have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 163,258 babies born with the first name Jeanne in the United States. That's more than enough people named Jeanne to occupy the territory of Guam (USA) with an estimated population of 159,358 (as of April 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Jeanne? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 12 new born babies.
  • When was Jeanne first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Jeanne is Friday, October 25th, 1867.
  • What year had the most people named Jeanne born? The highest recorded use of the first name Jeanne was in 1947 with a total of 4,364 babies. That's a lot of babies named Jeanne!
  • Random Jeanne Factoid: According to the 1945 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Jeanne ranks 90th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Delaware. Imagine that, 7 babies in Delaware have the same name as you in 1945.
  • Weird things about the name Jeanne: Your name in reverse order is Ennaej. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eannej. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Jeanne? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 103 people with the last name Jeanne.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Jeanne? Jeanne is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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