Baby Name Popularity, Data, and History


Meaning: Combination Of Jessica And Vanessa
Main Origin Language: English

In 2017 the name Janessa...

• was given to 300 baby girls
• was the 890th most popular name for baby girls
• was 45% less popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in Nevada, Connecticut, and Utah
• was about as popular as India and Paloma
Babies Named Janessa Born Per Year
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(In years of less than five births the number born is listed as zero and the rank was set to be the maximum rank)

Historically the name Janessa...

• achieved it's highest popularity in 2009
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 1950
• is 12990% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 31% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
• has the most similar popularity history to Kaydee, Iliana, Keila, Evan, Josue, Jairo
• has the most opposite popularity history to Colleen, Jeanetta, Jeannette, Lee, Peter, Danial
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Janessa Per State
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Geographically the name Janessa...

• 41% more popular west of the Mississippi than east of the Mississippi
• has the most similar state naming pattern as Miya, Marceline, Kamilah, Joey, Julien, Bastian
• has the most opposite state naming pattern as Anna, Ava, Addison, Eli, William, Brayden
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Average Age of Benjamin
54 Years
Benjamin is older than 83% of all names
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More information on Janessa by the Baby Name Institute

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• What are the chances a kid named Janessa will be the only kid named Janessa in his class?
• How similar is the naming popularity of Janessa compared to other names?
• How was each statistic for this page calculated?
• How does Janessa rank among the top 2,500 names of the year?
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