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Janis Girl Name


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Janis name image The name Janis is a diminutive form of Jane.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Janis has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Janis
Use of the Name Janis for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years50 Years25 Years10 Years5 Years2 Years1 Year
46,70214,81400000
The table below indicates the number of times the name Janis has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Janis first appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 1916, which is the first year shown on the table.  Janis last appeared in either or both of these name lists during 1979, the last year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Janis
 Used as a Girl NameUsed as a Boy Name
YearRankCountRankCount
191693154  
191793655  
191883474  
191979479  
1920650123  
1921714105  
1922712105  
1923706107  
1924650133  
1925619140  
1926586146  
1927500195  
1928490197  
1929438225  
1930403270  
1931401261  
1932365306  
1933331358  
1934309411  
1935287448  
1936252599  
1937226715  
1938250640  
1939252621  
1940260576  
1941262595  
1942257717  
1943274650  
1944244732  
19451831,127  
19461342,049  
19471083,198  
19481212,746  
19491312,457  
19501362,292  
19511322,543  
19521532,183  
19531691,865  
19541831,791  
19551791,839  
19561572,359  
19572131,556  
19582451,222  
19592811,014  
1960321856  
1961359709  
1962391589  
1963377663  
1964432515  
1965461426  
1966507347  
1967536306  
1968566284  
1969605272  
1970661243  
1971610280  
1972710203  
1973799163  
1974817165  
1975857156  
1976812171  
1977887161  
1978922154  
1979918161  
Totals:  46,702 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Janis as a girl's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Janis appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 64 times during the last 125 years.


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