Joni

First Name
29k
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 Joni

"Joni" is a name of American origin, and it means "Diminutive form of Joan". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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20th century rendering of Swedish and other Scandinavian Jon, and of English John.

  1. A male given name.

Notable Persons Named Joni

Joni Mitchell is a folk music, rock music, jazz, and pop music musician. She plays Vocals, guitar, piano, ukulele, auto-harp, Appalachian dulcimer, Bass guitar, and Synthesizer. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1964 to 2007. Joni was given the name Roberta Joan Anderson on November 7th, 1943 in Fort Macleod, Alberta, Canada. Joni is also known as Roberta Joan Mitchell and Joni Anderson.

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Joni Ernst is a from Iowa, United States Senator, fromIowa, and United States Senate. Her military service ended in 2015. Joni was born on July 1st, 1970 in Red Oak, Iowa.

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Joni Eareckson Tada is a christian literature author, artist, singer, radio personality, advocate for the disabled, singing, and advocate. Joni was born on October 15th, 1949 in Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.

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Joni Savage is a fictional character.

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Joni James is a traditional pop music musician. She was most active from 1952 to 1964. Joni was given the name Joan Carmella Babbo on September 22nd, 1930 in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

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Joni was born on July 19th, 1960.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Joni

Saj-nicole A. Joni is a business consultant, confidential ceo advisor, speaker, and author. Saj-nicole was born in 1952 in Cleveland.

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El Joni is a regional mexican, ranchera, grupera, and cumbia singer-songwriter. El was given the name Jonathan Sandez on May 6th, 1992 in Ventura, California.

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Joni is an athlete for the Racing de Santander B.

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Putu Agus Joni is an athlete for the Persires Cirebon FC.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1930 7 7 0
1932 5 5 0
1934 7 7 0
1935 8 8 0
1936 9 9 0
1937 16 16 0
1938 21 21 0
1939 20 20 0
1940 41 41 0
1941 43 43 0
1942 44 39 5
1943 27 27 0
1944 28 28 0
1945 36 36 0
1946 45 45 0
1947 65 65 0
1948 52 52 0
1949 59 59 0
1950 47 47 0
1951 79 74 5
1952 86 81 5
1953 765 756 9
1954 923 918 5
1955 1,449 1,449 0
1956 1,584 1,576 8
1957 1,536 1,536 0
1958 1,428 1,422 6
1959 1,365 1,359 6
1960 1,393 1,387 6
1961 1,265 1,265 0
1962 1,116 1,111 5
1963 1,089 1,089 0
1964 943 936 7
1965 726 717 9
1966 595 588 7
1967 454 446 8
1968 410 399 11
1969 343 337 6
1970 349 344 5
1971 295 289 6
1972 228 221 7
1973 240 231 9
1974 272 266 6
1975 393 380 13
1976 597 586 11
1977 585 580 5
1978 656 656 0
1979 667 660 7
1980 769 757 12
1981 731 724 7
1982 595 588 7
1983 475 465 10
1984 380 374 6
1985 317 308 9
1986 306 300 6
1987 244 244 0
1988 236 229 7
1989 177 177 0
1990 178 170 8
1991 141 129 12
1992 130 119 11
1993 113 103 10
1994 106 90 16
1995 96 83 13
1996 74 65 9
1997 67 56 11
1998 65 56 9
1999 57 48 9
2000 79 69 10
2001 68 58 10
2002 58 48 10
2003 52 52 0
2004 50 33 17
2005 47 36 11
2006 52 44 8
2007 52 36 16
2008 57 43 14
2009 57 43 14
2010 37 30 7
2011 46 34 12
2012 59 46 13
2013 43 30 13
2014 61 50 11
2015 60 47 13
2016 79 62 17
2017 74 58 16

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Popularity of Joni as a first name

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Common last names for Joni

  • Smith
  • Jones
  • Miller

Fun Facts about the name Joni

  • What name lists does Joni rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Joni? Joni is the 1,414th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Joni have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 28,699 babies born with the first name Joni in the United States. That's more than enough people named Joni to occupy the territory of Aland Islands (Finland) with an estimated population of 28,355 (as of December 31, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Joni? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1930 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Joni first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Joni is Saturday, November 3rd, 1883.
  • What year had the most people named Joni born? The highest recorded use of the first name Joni was in 1956 with a total of 1,576 babies. That's a lot of babies named Joni!
  • Random Joni Factoid: According to the 1957 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Joni ranks 102nd in popularity as a baby girl's name in Wyoming. Imagine that, 9 babies in Wyoming have the same name as you in 1957.
  • Weird things about the name Joni: Your name in reverse order is Inoj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Inoj. How do you pronounce that?

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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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