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Gender of Jane.

Jane is a name usually given to females.

In a sample of all names from the US Census during the years 1890 to 2006, all of the children named Jane were girls.

Even though Jane is female, why is it sometimes used for boys? Often a name is taken from a neutral concept with no implied gender. Sometimes the name can be derived from two different sources, one male and one female. Names sometimes change gender over time!


Meanings of the name Jane.

The following meanings are associated with the name Jane:

  • Gracious
  • Merciful

Closely related variants of the name Jane have the following meanings:

  • White wave
  • Humble
  • God has answered
  • Jehovah has been gracious
  • Has shown favor
  • God is gracious

Origins of Jane.

One origin of Jane is English.

The origins of names associated with Jane are: French, Modern, American, Scottish, Celtic, Gaelic, Welsh and Basque.

Names related to Jane.

Some names related to Jane are: Genaya, Genevive, Gennie, Genny, Ginnie, Ginny, Janai, Janais, Janaya, Janaye, Janell, Janella, Janene, Janicia, Janiece, Janina, Janine, Janise, Jannae, Jannet, Janneth, Jannina, Jannis, Jean, Jeanae, Jeanay, Jeanelle, Jeanette, Jeanie, Jeanina, Jeanne, Jeannell, Jeannette, Jeannine, Jehane, Jenae, Jenai, Jenalee, Jenalyn, Jenalynn, Jenarae, Jenee, Jeneen, Jenella, Jenelle, Jenene, Jenetta, Jenette, Jeni, Jenice, Jeniece, Jenilynn, Jenina, Jenine, Jenise, Jenita, Jenn, Jennabel, Jennae, Jennah, Jennalee, Jennalyn, Jennarae, Jennasee, Jennay, Jennelle, Jennessa, Jenni, Jennica, Jennie, Jennifer, Jennika, Jennilee, Jennilyn, Jennine, Jenny, Jenny-lee, Jennyann, Jineen, Jinni, Jinny and Yanamari.

Names with the same meaning as Jane are: Ana, Anika, Anita, Anitra, Ann, Anna, Annag, Annalise, Anne, Annelise, Annella, Annette, Annick, Chana, Choni, Ediline, Hannelore, Honi, Ioanna, Leighanna, Marjean, Nan, Nancy, Nanette, Qiana, Terence, Terrence, Vanya, Wan, Hannah, Hanun, Bethsaida, Bethseda, Clemance, Clemence, Clement, Clementine, Errukine, Eskama, Eskame, Eskarne, John, Kelmen, Mercedes, Myla, Myleen, Mylo, Rahim, Rauf, Vashon, Zeshawn, Hamul, Jeroham, Rehum and Tahan.

Lucky numbers for Jane.

Number 3 playing card;©V.H.Smith

The numerological number for the name Jane is 3.

Some two digit lucky numbers for Jane are: 12 21 30 39 48 57 66 75 84 93.

What does this mean? If you believe in numbers having mystical powers, it could be something very important. You could look for a spouse with the same numerological number and choose your house or the date of an important even based on it. For most of us it is just a bit of fun. See if you have the same numerological number as any special person in your life.

How do you work out your numerological number? You use a special alphabet which gives a value to each of letters and then add the values of the letters in your name. You can see excactly how we calculated three as the lucky number for Jane here: Calculating lucky numbers for Jane.


Name Days for Jane.

Name days are different in different countries and for different religions. They are often the memorial date of a saint who has the same name.

Often there are many saints with they same name, so you have a wide choice of name days!

Some name days for Jane are:

  • January 16 (Catholic).
  • February 19 (Catholic).
  • February 19 (Catholic).
  • February 22 (Catholic).
  • March 23 (Catholic).
  • March 29 (Catholic).
  • March 31 (Catholic).
  • May 8 (Catholic).
  • May 15 (Catholic).
  • May 16 (Catholic).
  • May 23 (Catholic).
  • June 16 (Catholic).
  • June 19 (Catholic).
  • June 25 (Germany).
  • June 26 (Catholic).
  • June 27 (Catholic).
  • July 9 (Catholic).
  • July 16 (Catholic).
  • July 21 (Sweden).
  • August 8 (Catholic).
  • August 26 (Catholic).
  • September 1 (Catholic).
  • September 11 (Catholic).
  • October 1 (Catholic).
  • October 3 (Catholic).
  • October 3 (Catholic).
  • October 17 (Catholic).
  • October 17 (Catholic).
  • October 18 (Catholic).
  • October 31 (Catholic).
  • November 9 (Catholic).
  • November 17 (Catholic).
  • December 8 (Catholic).
  • December 31 (Catholic).

Popularity of Jane.

Graph of popularity of Jane

Jane was most popular in the year 1946, where it was at position thirty-five for the whole of the USA.

Jane decreased in popularity between 2001 and 2006 from position four hundred and twenty-two to position four hundred and seventy-eight.

The most popular decade for the name Jane was from 1940 to 1949.

The last time that the name was in the top 1000 names in the USA census data was in 2006, where it was at position four hundred and seventy-eight.


Writers

There are one hundred and fifty-six Writers called Jane.

Here are the first ten. See Writers who have the name Jane for the full list.

  • Jane Urquhart

    Jane Urquhart, OC (born June 21, 1949) is a Canadian author.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Urquhart)

  • Jane Jacobs

    Jane Jacobs is a Writer... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Jacobs)

  • Jane Addams

    Jane Addams is a Writer... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Addams)

  • Candas Jane Dorsey

    Candas Jane Dorsey is a Writer... ( from the wikipedia article on Candas Jane Dorsey)

  • Jane Bowles

    Jane Bowles is a Writer... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Bowles)

  • Jane Ellen Harrison

    Jane Ellen Harrison (9 September 1850–5 April 1928) was a British classical scholar, linguist and feminist. Harrison is one of the founders, with Karl Kerenyi and Walter Burkert, of modern studies in Greek mythology.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Ellen Harrison)

  • Jane Jensen

    Jane Jensen is a Writer... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Jensen)

  • Jane Assimakopoulos

    Jane A. Assimakopoulos is an American-born writer and translator who lives in Ioannina, Greece.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Assimakopoulos)

  • Jane Campion

    Jane Campion is a Writer... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Campion)

  • Jane Pratt

    Jane Pratt is a Writer... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Pratt)

Actors

There are ninety-two Actors called Jane.

Here are the first ten. See Actors who have the name Jane for the full list.

  • Jane Seymour (actress)

    Jane Seymour (actress) is an Actor... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Seymour (actress))

  • Jane Fonda

    Jane Fonda is an Actor... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Fonda)

  • Jane Curtin

    Jane Curtin is an Actor... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Curtin)

  • Jane Horrocks

    Jane Horrocks is an Actor... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Horrocks)

  • Jane Asher

    Jane Asher is an Actor... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Asher)

  • Jane Powell

    Jane Powell is an Actor... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Powell)

  • Jane Barbe

    Jane Barbe ( – ) was an American voice actress known as the “Time Lady”Koppel, Ted. “Nightline.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Barbe)

  • Jane Kennedy (actor)

    Jane Kennedy (born 9 June 1964) is an Australian actress, comedian, radio presenter, and television producer best known for her work with the Working Dog Productions - a tight-knit group of performers responsible for a variety of television and films.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Kennedy (actor))

  • Jane Krakowski

    Jane Krakowski is an Actor... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Krakowski)

  • Jane Kaczmarek

    Jane Kaczmarek is an Actor... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Kaczmarek)

Journalists

There are thirty-three Journalists called Jane.

Here are the first ten. See Journalists who have the name Jane for the full list.

  • Jane Addams

    Jane Addams is a Journalist... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Addams)

  • Jane Pratt

    Jane Pratt is a Journalist... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Pratt)

  • Jane Akre

    Jane Akre and her husband Steve Wilson are former employees of Fox-owned-and-operated station WTVT in Tampa, Florida. In 1997, they were fired from the station after refusing to knowingly include false information in their report concerning the Monsanto Company's production of RBGH, a drug designed to make cows produce more milk.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Akre)

  • Jane Metcalfe

    Jane Metcalfe is a Journalist... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Metcalfe)

  • Jane Bryant Quinn

    Jane Bryant Quinn (born February 5, 1939) is an American financial journalist.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Bryant Quinn)

  • Jane Mayer

    Jane Mayer (born 1955 in New York City) is an American investigative journalist who has been a staff writer for The New Yorker magazine since 1995.Jane Mayer, Contributor, The New Yorker In recent years, she has written extensive articles for that publication on Dick Cheney, the bin Laden family, Alaska governor Sarah Palin, the television series 24 and the US government's controversial policy of extraordinary rendition.... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Mayer)

  • Jane Kramer

    Jane Kramer (* August 7, 1938 in Providence, Rhode Island) is an American journalist who is the European correspondent for The New Yorker; she has written a regular "Letter from Europe" for twenty years. Kramer has also written nine books, the latest of which, Lone Patriot (2003), is about a militia in the American West.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Kramer)

  • Jane Mander

    Jane Mander is a Journalist... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Mander)

  • Jane Slaughter

    Jane Slaughter (born January 9, 1949) is an American journalist who writes frequently on labor affairs. Her writing has appeared in The Nation, The Progressive, Monthly Review, and In These Times.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Slaughter)

  • Jane Hanson

    Jane Hanson (born December 9, 1955) was host of the Emmy Award winning Jane's New York on WNBC-TV in New York. She was let go by WNBC on November 15, 2006.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Hanson)

Poets

There are twenty-two Poets called Jane.

Here are the first ten. See Poets who have the name Jane for the full list.

  • Jane Draycott

    Jane Draycott (born 1954) is a British poet, who has worked in sound as well as text.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Draycott)

  • Jane Kenyon

    Jane Kenyon (May 23, 1947 - April 22, 1995) was an American poet and translator. Her work is often characterized as simple, spare, and emotionally resonant.... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Kenyon)

  • Jane West

    Jane West [née Iliffe] (1758-1852), who published as "Prudentia Homespun" and "Mrs. West," was an English novelist, poet, playwright, and writer of conduct literature and educational tracts.... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane West)

  • Sara Jane Lippincott

    Sara Jane Lippincott (1823-1904) was better known by the pseudonym Grace Greenwood. She was an American author, poet and lecturer.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Sara Jane Lippincott)

  • Jane Barker

    Jane Barker is a Poet... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Barker)

  • Jane Musoke-Nteyafas

    Jane Musoke-Nteyafas (born c. 1976) is a poet, writer, visual artist, columnist and playwright.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Musoke-Nteyafas)

  • Jane Griffiths (poet)

    Jane Griffiths (born 1970) is a British poet.... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Griffiths (poet))

  • Jane Cavendish

    Daughter of William Cavendish, Duke of Newcastle, and later the wife of Charles Cheyne, Viscount Newhaven, Lady Jane Cavendish (1621-1669) was a noted poet and playwright. Along with her literary achievements, Jane helped manage her father's properties while he spent the English Civil War in exile; she was responsible for a variety of military correspondences and for salvaging many of her family's valuable possessions.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Cavendish)

  • Jane Holland

    Jane Holland is a Poet... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Holland)

  • Jane Hirshfield

    Jane Hirshfield (born 24 February 1953)Dictionary of Literary Biography, Volume 342: Twentieth-Century American Nature Poets. A Bruccoli Clark Layman Book.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Hirshfield)

Playwrights

There are fifteen Playwrights called Jane.

Here are the first ten. See Playwrights who have the name Jane for the full list.

  • Jane Bowles

    Jane Bowles is a Playwright... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Bowles)

  • Jane Harrison

    Jane Harrison is an indigenous Australian writer and playwright. She is descendant of the Muruwari people of New South Wales, from the area around Bourke and Brewarrina.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Harrison)

  • Jane Wagner

    Jane Wagner is a Playwright... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Wagner)

  • Jane West

    Jane West [née Iliffe] (1758-1852), who published as "Prudentia Homespun" and "Mrs. West," was an English novelist, poet, playwright, and writer of conduct literature and educational tracts.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane West)

  • Jane Cowl

    Jane Cowl is a Playwright... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Cowl)

  • Jane Cavendish

    Daughter of William Cavendish, Duke of Newcastle, and later the wife of Charles Cheyne, Viscount Newhaven, Lady Jane Cavendish (1621-1669) was a noted poet and playwright. Along with her literary achievements, Jane helped manage her father's properties while he spent the English Civil War in exile; she was responsible for a variety of military correspondences and for salvaging many of her family's valuable possessions.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Cavendish)

  • Betty Jane Wylie

    Betty Jane Wylie is a Playwright... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Betty Jane Wylie)

  • Jane Liddiard

    Jane Liddiard is a Salisbury born author and playwright best known for her most recent work Tag Rugby: Everything You Need to Play and Coach.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Liddiard)

  • Jane Scott (theatre manager)

    Jane Scott (theatre manager) is a Playwright... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Scott (theatre manager))

  • Jane Lumley

    Jane Lumley is a Playwright... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Lumley)

Painters

There are ten Painters called Jane.

  • Jane Avril

    Jane Avril is a Painter... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Avril)

  • Jane Burden

    Jane Burden is a Painter... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Burden)

  • Jane Kelly

    Jane Kelly is a Painter... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Kelly)

  • Jane Frank

    Jane Frank is a Painter... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Frank)

  • Jane Peterson

    Jane Peterson (1876-1965) was an American artist. Notably her work is held in the Metropolitan Museum of Art Jane}}... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Peterson)

  • Elizabeth Jane Gardner

    Elizabeth Jane Gardner is a Painter... (extract from the wikipedia article on Elizabeth Jane Gardner)

  • Jane Emmet de Glehn

    Jane Erin Emmet de Glehn (1873-1961) was an American figure and portrait painter.... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Emmet de Glehn)

  • Jane Mary Dealy

    Jane Mary Dealy (1856 – 1939) was an English artist of the later nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.Clara Erskine Clement, Women in the Fine Arts from the Seventh Century B.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Mary Dealy)

  • Jane Clara Howard Berlandina

    Jane Berlandina (1898, Nice, France - 1970) initiated her artistic studies in France at the École Nationale des Arts Decoratifs. She soon became a pupil of the famed Raoul Dufy.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Clara Howard Berlandina)

  • Mary Jane Peale

    Mary Jane Peale (born New York City, February 16, 1827 - died Pottsville, Pennsylvania, November, 1902) was an American painter. She was the child of Rubens and Eliza Burd Patterson Peale, the only daughter among seven children, and was the granddaughter of Charles Willson Peale.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Mary Jane Peale)

Sex Workers

There are nine Sex Workers called Jane.

  • Jane Shore

    Jane Shore is a Sex Worker... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Shore)

  • Mary Jane Kelly

    Mary Jane Kelly (c. 1863 – 9 November 1888), also known as Marie Jeanette Kelly, Fair Emma, Ginger and Black Mary, is widely believed to be the fifth and final victim of the notorious unidentified serial killer Jack the Ripper, who killed and mutilated prostitutes in the Whitechapel area of London from late August to early November 1888.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Mary Jane Kelly)

  • Jesse Jane

    Jesse Jane is a Sex Worker... ( from the wikipedia article on Jesse Jane)

  • Noname Jane

    Noname Jane is a Sex Worker... (extract from the wikipedia article on Noname Jane)

  • Jane Digby

    Jane Digby is a Sex Worker... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Digby)

  • Jane Darling

    Jane Darling is a Sex Worker... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Darling)

  • Jane Omorogbe

    Jane Omorogbe is a Sex Worker... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Omorogbe)

  • Calamity Jane

    Calamity Jane is a Sex Worker... (extract from the wikipedia article on Calamity Jane)

  • Hester Jane Haskins

    Hester Jane Haskins or Jane the Grabber (fl. 1860-1875) was an American madam, procuress, and underworld figure in New York City during the 1860s and 1870s.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Hester Jane Haskins)

Philosophers

There are eight Philosophers called Jane.

  • Jane Jacobs

    Jane Jacobs is a Philosopher... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Jacobs)

  • Jane Addams

    Jane Addams is a Philosopher... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Addams)

  • Jane Asher

    Jane Asher is a Philosopher... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Asher)

  • Jane Frank

    Jane Frank is a Philosopher... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Frank)

  • Jane Shaw

    The Revd Canon Dr Jane Alison Shaw (born 1965) is a British Anglican priest and scholar.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Shaw)

  • Jane Leade

    Jane Ward Leade (1624–1704) was a Christian mystic born in Norfolk, England. Her spiritual visions, recorded in a series of publications, were central in the founding and philosophy of the Philadelphian Society in London at the time.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Leade)

  • Jane Williams (theologian)

    Jane Williams (formerly Jane Paul) is a Christian theologian and writer.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Williams (theologian))

  • Jane Welsh Carlyle

    Jane Welsh Carlyle (January 14, 1801 - April 21, 1866, née Jane Baillie Welsh in Haddington Scotland) was the wife of essayist Thomas Carlyle and has been cited as the reason for his fame and fortune.Malcolm Ingram, retrieved 29 March 2007 She was most notable as a letter]-writer.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Welsh Carlyle)

Comedians

There are seven Comedians called Jane.

  • Jane Curtin

    Jane Curtin is a Comedian... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Curtin)

  • Jane Kennedy (actor)

    Jane Kennedy (born 9 June 1964) is an Australian actress, comedian, radio presenter, and television producer best known for her work with the Working Dog Productions - a tight-knit group of performers responsible for a variety of television and films.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Kennedy (actor))

  • Jane Dornacker

    Jane Dornacker (October 1, 1947 – October 22, 1986) was an American rock musician, actress, and comedienne turned traffic reporter.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Dornacker)

  • Jane Ace

    Jane Ace (born Jane Epstein) (October 12, 1897 – November 11, 1974) was the high-voiced, malaprop-mastering wife on legendary, low-keyed American radio comedy Easy Aces (1930-45). Playing herself opposite her real-life husband and the show's creator-writer, Goodman Ace (1899-1982), she sent a truckload of clever malaprops over the air in each episode of the urbane serial comedy, and many became part of the American vernacular.... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Ace)

  • Jane Turner

    Jane Turner (born 1 December 1960, Newcastle) is an Australian actress, comedian and Logie Award winning comedy writer.... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Turner)

  • Jane Lynch

    Jane Lynch is a Comedian... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Lynch)

  • Jane Hall (actress)

    Jane Hall (actress) is a Comedian... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Hall (actress))

Criminals

There are seven Criminals called Jane.

  • Sara Jane Moore

    Sara Jane Moore is a Criminal... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Sara Jane Moore)

  • Jane Foster

    For the Marvel Comics character, see Jane Foster (comics).... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Foster)

  • Mary Jane Keeney

    Mary Jane Keeney (1898-1969) and her husband Philip Olin Keeney were librarians and charter members of the liberal The Progressive Librarians Council. She worked at the Board of Economic Warfare in Washington D.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Mary Jane Keeney)

  • Jane Toppan

    Jane Toppan (1854 - 1938), born Honora Kelley, was an American serial killer and female lust murderer. She confessed to 31 murders in 1901.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Toppan)

  • Lisa Jane Phillips

    Lisa Jane Phillips (b. 1981 - ) is the only woman to have been charged and convicted of impersonating a service member under the Stolen Valor Act of 2005.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Lisa Jane Phillips)

  • Jane Hurshman

    Jane Hurshman is a Criminal... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Hurshman)

  • Jane Horney

    Jane (Ebba Charlotta) Horney (8 July 1918–20 January 1945 or 3 April 2003), was a Swedish spy during World War II. She was suspected to have spied in Denmark for Nazi Germany, and is believed by many to have been killed by the Danish resistance movement on a fishingboat at Øresund.... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Horney)

Dancers

There are seven Dancers called Jane.

  • Jane Powell

    Jane Powell is a Dancer... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Powell)

  • Jane Avril

    Jane Avril is a Dancer... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Avril)

  • Jane Farwell

    Jane Farwell (January 18, 1916, Wisconsin, U.S.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Farwell)

  • Beverly Jane Fry

    Beverly Jane Fry is an Australian ballerina.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Beverly Jane Fry)

  • Jane Frazee

    Jane Frazee is a Dancer... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Frazee)

  • Jane Dudley

    Jane Dudley (April 3, 1912 - September 19, 2001 "Jane Dudley, Modern Dancer And Teacher, Is Dead at 89" by Anna Kisselgoff. The New York Times.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Dudley)

  • Jane Elliott (choreographer)

    Jane Elliott is an American award-winning dancer and choreographer for stage and film.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Elliott (choreographer))

Presidents

There are six Presidents called Jane.

  • Jane Addams

    Jane Addams is a President... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Addams)

  • Sara Jane Moore

    Sara Jane Moore is a President... (extract from the wikipedia article on Sara Jane Moore)

  • Jane Randolph Jefferson

    Jane Randolph Jefferson (1720-1776) was the wife of Peter Jefferson, cousin of Peyton Randolph, daughter of Isham Randolph, granddaughter of William Randolph, and the mother of Thomas Jefferson.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Randolph Jefferson)

  • Jane Elizabeth Manning James

    Jane Elizabeth Manning James (September 22, 1822 - April 16, 1908) was an early African American member of the Latter Day Saint movement who lived with Joseph Smith, Jr. and his family for a time in Nauvoo, Illinois.... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Elizabeth Manning James)

  • Jane Hadley Barkley

    Jane Hadley Barkley is a President... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Hadley Barkley)

  • Jane McKechnie Walton

    Jane McKechnie Walton was born on July 16, 1847 in Edinburgh, Scotland. She was the daughter of Jane (Jean Tinto) Bee and John McKechnie.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane McKechnie Walton)

Nurses

There are six Nurses called Jane.

  • Jane Delano

    Jane Delano is a Nurse... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Delano)

  • Jane Currie Blaikie Hoge

    Jane Currie Blaikie "A. K.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Currie Blaikie Hoge)

  • Jane Swisshelm

    Jane Swisshelm is a Nurse... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Swisshelm)

  • Jane Toppan

    Jane Toppan (1854 - 1938), born Honora Kelley, was an American serial killer and female lust murderer. She confessed to 31 murders in 1901.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Toppan)

  • Jane Denton

    Jane Denton, CBE, FRCN is a United Kingdom nurse and midwife who was awarded Fellowship of the Royal College of Nursing in 2006 for her outstanding contribution to fertility nursing and genetics, and promotion of the nursing voice in these ethical debates.... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Denton)

  • Jane Weinberger

    Rebecca Jane Dalton Weinberger (March 29, 1918 - July 12, 2009) was an American author, publisher and wife of Caspar Weinberger, the 15th United States Secretary of Defense. She authored over a dozen books during her career, many written for children and young adults.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Weinberger)

Models

There are six Models called Jane.

  • Jane Fonda

    Jane Fonda is a Model... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Fonda)

  • Jane Avril

    Jane Avril is a Model... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Avril)

  • Jane Burden

    Jane Burden is a Model... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Burden)

  • Jane Omorogbe

    Jane Omorogbe is a Model... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Omorogbe)

  • Neva Jane Langley

    Neva Jane Langley is a Model... ( from the wikipedia article on Neva Jane Langley)

  • Jane Lumb

    Jane Lumb (November 23, 1942 – February 8, 2008) achieved fame in Great Britain and internationally as a fashion model and actress in the 1960s. She was well known for appearing in series of advertisements for Fry's Turkish Delight.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Lumb)

Kings

There are six Kings called Jane.

  • Mary Jane Kelly

    Mary Jane Kelly (c. 1863 – 9 November 1888), also known as Marie Jeanette Kelly, Fair Emma, Ginger and Black Mary, is widely believed to be the fifth and final victim of the notorious unidentified serial killer Jack the Ripper, who killed and mutilated prostitutes in the Whitechapel area of London from late August to early November 1888.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Mary Jane Kelly)

  • Jane Porter

    Jane Porter is a King... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Porter)

  • Jane Burden

    Jane Burden is a King... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Burden)

  • Jane Digby

    Jane Digby is a King... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Digby)

  • Jane Griffin (Lady Franklin)

    Jane Griffin (Lady Franklin) is a King... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Griffin (Lady Franklin))

  • Jane Welsh Carlyle

    Jane Welsh Carlyle (January 14, 1801 - April 21, 1866, née Jane Baillie Welsh in Haddington Scotland) was the wife of essayist Thomas Carlyle and has been cited as the reason for his fame and fortune.Malcolm Ingram, retrieved 29 March 2007 She was most notable as a letter]-writer.... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Welsh Carlyle)

Physicians

There are five Physicians called Jane.

  • Jane E. Henney

    Jane E. Henney is an American physician who was the first woman to serve as commissioner of the U.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane E. Henney)

  • Jane Elizabeth Hodgson

    Jane Elizabeth Hodgson is a Physician... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Elizabeth Hodgson)

  • John A. Jane

    John A. Jane (born 1931) is an American neurosurgeon, Professor and Chairman of Neurosurgery at the University of Virginia.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on John A. Jane)

  • Dame Jane Roberts

    Dame Jane Elizabeth Roberts, DBE (born 1955) is a British Labour Party politician and doctor. She has been a consultant in child and adolescent psychiatry since 1994 and is Medical Director of Islington Primary Care Trust.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Dame Jane Roberts)

  • Jane Aronson

    Jane Aronson (born 1951, Brooklyn, New York) is a doctor, with expertise in pediatric infectious diseases and adoption medicine.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Aronson)

Saints

There are four Saints called Jane.

  • Jane Clayson Johnson

    Jane Clayson Johnson is an Emmy-winning journalist and author.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Clayson Johnson)

  • Jane Elizabeth Manning James

    Jane Elizabeth Manning James (September 22, 1822 - April 16, 1908) was an early African American member of the Latter Day Saint movement who lived with Joseph Smith, Jr. and his family for a time in Nauvoo, Illinois.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Elizabeth Manning James)

  • Mary Jane Woodger

    Mary Jane Woodger (born 1958) is a professor of Church History and Doctrine at Brigham Young University (BYU) who has written extensively on David O. McKay.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Mary Jane Woodger)

  • Jane McKechnie Walton

    Jane McKechnie Walton was born on July 16, 1847 in Edinburgh, Scotland. She was the daughter of Jane (Jean Tinto) Bee and John McKechnie.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane McKechnie Walton)

Judges

There are three Judges called Jane.

  • Jane Richards Roth

    Jane Richards Roth (born 1935) is a federal judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. She assumed senior status on May 31, 2006.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Richards Roth)

  • Jane A. Restani

    Jane A. Restani (born February 27, 1948 in San Francisco, California) is currently the Chief Judge of the United States Court of International Trade.... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane A. Restani)

  • Jane J. Boyle

    Jane J. Boyle (born 1954) is a district judge for the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas.... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane J. Boyle)

Cricket Players

There are three Cricket Players called Jane.

  • Jane Smit

    Jane Smit (born 24 December 1972 at Ilkeston, Derbyshire) is an English cricketer and former member of the England team. A wicket keeper, she was formerly married to Australian-born Derbyshire and Northamptonshire cricketer Matthew Cassar but she has reverted to her maiden name.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Smit)

  • Jane Powell (cricketer)

    Jane Powell (born 19 January 1957, Sheffield) is a former captain of the England women's cricket team.... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Powell (cricketer))

  • Jane Gough

    Jane Mary Gough is an international cricketer She was born in September 1943 in Twickenham], [[Middlesex and played her only game for the England Women's cricket team in the 1973 World Cup against Young England Women at Illford in July 1973, scoring 33.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Gough)

Hockey Players

There are three Hockey Players called Jane.

  • Jane Swinnerton

    Jane Swinnerton (born May 7, 1954) is a former British field hockey player who won 100 caps for England between 1977 to 1987. She still plays hockey for Cannock but has been the manager for the England women's field hockey team.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Swinnerton)

  • Jane Goulding

    Jane Elizabeth Goulding (born October 18, 1957 in Te Kopuru to Nionne and John Goulding) is a retired field hockey player from New Zealand, who was a member of the national team that finished sixth at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California.... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Goulding)

  • Jane Burley

    Jane Burley (born February 12, 1971 in Liverpool) is a female field hockey midfielder from Scotland. She played club hockey for Giffnock Hutchesons Ladies, and made her debut for the Women's National Team in 1999.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Burley)

Golfers

There are three Golfers called Jane.

  • Jane Blalock

    Jane Blalock is a Golfer... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Blalock)

  • Jane Geddes

    Jane Geddes is a Golfer... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Geddes)

  • Jane Park

    Jane Park is a Golfer... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Park)

Film Directors

There are three Film Directors called Jane.

  • Jane Campion

    Jane Campion is a Film Director... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Campion)

  • Jane Anderson

    Jane Anderson (born c. 1954 in California, USA) is an American actress-turned-award-winning playwright, screenwriter and director.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Anderson)

  • Jane Arden (director)

    Jane Arden (director) is a Film Director... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Arden (director))

Spies

There are three Spies called Jane.

  • Jane Foster

    For the Marvel Comics character, see Jane Foster (comics).... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Foster)

  • Mary Jane Keeney

    Mary Jane Keeney (1898-1969) and her husband Philip Olin Keeney were librarians and charter members of the liberal The Progressive Librarians Council. She worked at the Board of Economic Warfare in Washington D.... ( from the wikipedia article on Mary Jane Keeney)

  • Jane Horney

    Jane (Ebba Charlotta) Horney (8 July 1918–20 January 1945 or 3 April 2003), was a Swedish spy during World War II. She was suspected to have spied in Denmark for Nazi Germany, and is believed by many to have been killed by the Danish resistance movement on a fishingboat at Øresund.... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Horney)

Swimmers

There are three Swimmers called Jane.

  • Jane Kerr

    Jane Kerr is a Swimmer... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Kerr)

  • Jane Katz

    Dr. Jane Katz is an educator, author, and world-class competitive and long distance swimmer.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Katz)

  • Jane Cadwell

    Jane Cadwell (later Lott, February 16, 1915 – April 29, 2000) was an American breaststroke swimmer who competed in the 1932 Summer Olympics.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Cadwell)

Soccer Players

There are two Soccer Players called Jane.

  • Jane Gavalovski

    Jane Gavalovski is a Soccer Player... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Gavalovski)

  • Jane Smith (footballer)

    Jane Smith is a former football (soccer) player who represented New Zealand at international level.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Smith (footballer))

Tennis Players

There are two Tennis Players called Jane.

  • Jane Bartkowicz

    Jane Bartkowicz (born April 16, 1949, in Hamtramck, Michigan) was one of the top woman tennis players from the United States in the 1960s. During her career, she was sometimes referred to as "Peaches Bartkowicz".... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Bartkowicz)

  • Jane O'Donoghue

    Jane O'Donoghue is a Tennis Player... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane O'Donoghue)

Prophets

There are two Prophets called Jane.

  • Jane Elizabeth Manning James

    Jane Elizabeth Manning James (September 22, 1822 - April 16, 1908) was an early African American member of the Latter Day Saint movement who lived with Joseph Smith, Jr. and his family for a time in Nauvoo, Illinois.... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Elizabeth Manning James)

  • Jane McKechnie Walton

    Jane McKechnie Walton was born on July 16, 1847 in Edinburgh, Scotland. She was the daughter of Jane (Jean Tinto) Bee and John McKechnie.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane McKechnie Walton)

Photographers

There are two Photographers called Jane.

  • Jane Bown

    Jane Bown is a Photographer... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Bown)

  • Jane Fulton Alt

    Jane Fulton Alt (born May 26, 1951) is an American photographer who explores issues of love, loss, and spirituality in her work. Alt was the recipient of the 2007 Illinois Art Council Fellowship AwardIllinois Arts Council FY07 Artists Fellowship Award Recipients and the 2007 Ragdale Fellowship Award.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Fulton Alt)

Conductors

There are two Conductors called Jane.

  • Jane Glover

    Jane Glover CBE (born 13 May 1949) is a British-born conductor and music scholar.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Glover)

  • Jane Ring Frank

    Jane Ring Frank is a female American Choral Conductor who leads music publisher E. G.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Ring Frank)

Olympic Medalists

There are two Olympic Medalists called Jane.

  • Jane Kerr

    Jane Kerr is an Olympic Medalist... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Kerr)

  • Jane Bell

    Florence Jane Bell (June 2, 1910 – July 1, 1998) was a Canadian track and field athlete who competed mainly in the 100 metres.... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Bell)

Naturalists

There are two Naturalists called Jane.

  • Jane Colden

    Jane Colden (March 27, 1724 – March 10, 1766) was an American botanist described as the "first botanist of her sex in her country" by Asa Gray in 1843. Contemporary scholarship maintains that she was the first female botanist working in America.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Colden)

  • Jane Fearnley-Whittingstall

    Jane M. Fearnley-Whittingstall (née Lascelles) was born in Kensington, London in 1939.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane Fearnley-Whittingstall)

Explorers

There are two Explorers called Jane.

  • Jane Griffin (Lady Franklin)

    Jane Griffin (Lady Franklin) is an Explorer... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Griffin (Lady Franklin))

  • Mary Jane Megquier

    Mary Jane Megquier (1813-1899) participated in the California Gold Rush. In 1849, she travelled with her husband from Turner, Maine to San Francisco via Panama.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Mary Jane Megquier)

Diplomats

There are two Diplomats called Jane.

  • Dorothy Jane Armstrong

    Dorothy Jane Armstrong is a former Canadian diplomat. She was the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotenitary to Hungary then to Denmark.... ( from the wikipedia article on Dorothy Jane Armstrong)

  • Jane Holl Lute

    Jane Holl Lute currently serves as the Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security, having been confirmed by the Senate on April 3, 2009. Previously, Lute was the United Nations Assistant Secretary-General for Peacebuilding Support.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Holl Lute)

Physicists

There is one Physicist called Jane.

  • Jane English

    Jane English (born 1942) is a physicist, photographer, journalist and translator.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Jane English)

Chemists

There is one Chemist called Jane.

  • Jane S. Richardson

    Jane S. Richardson is a Chemist... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane S. Richardson)

Puppeteers

There is one Puppeteer called Jane.

  • Jane Henson

    Jane Ann Henson is the widow of puppeteer Jim Henson. Born Jane Ann Nebel and raised in New York, she met Henson while both were freshmen at the University of Maryland, College Park.... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Henson)

Queens

There is one Queen called Jane.

  • Lady Jane Grey

    Lady Jane Grey is a Queen... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Lady Jane Grey)

Racing Car Drivers

There is one Racing Car Driver called Jane.

  • Bob Jane

    Robert "Bob" Jane (born 1929) is an Australian former race car driver and prominent businessman. A four-time winner of the Armstrong 500, the race that preceded the prestigious Bathurst 1000 and a four time Australian Touring Car Champion, Jane is perhaps known best nowadays for his chain of tyre retailers, Bob Jane T-Marts.... ( from the wikipedia article on Bob Jane)

Sculptors

There is one Sculptor called Jane.

  • Jane Frank

    Jane Frank is a Sculptor... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Jane Frank)

Nobel Prize Winners

There is one Nobel Prize Winner called Jane.

  • Jane Addams

    Jane Addams is a Nobel Prize Winner... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Addams)

Slaves

There is one Slave called Jane.

  • Jane Johnson (slave)

    Jane Johnson (c. 1814-1827 – August 2, 1872) was an American-born slave whose escape to freedom was the focus of acrimonious and precedent-setting legal cases in 19th century Pennsylvania.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jane Johnson (slave))

Figure Skaters

There is one Figure Skater called Jane.

  • Carole Jane Pachl

    Carole Jane Pachl (born December 23, 1938 in Prague, Czechoslovakia) was a ladies figure skater who competed for Canada. She won the gold medal at the Canadian Figure Skating Championships three times and competed at the 1956 Winter Olympics.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Carole Jane Pachl)

Architects

There is one Architect called Jane.

  • Jane Drew

    Dame Jane Drew, DBE, FRIBA (24 March 1911 – 27 July 1996) was an English modernist architect and town planner. She qualified at the AA School in London, and prior to World War II became one of the leading exponents of the Modern Movement in London.... ( from the wikipedia article on Jane Drew)

Jane

Gender: usually female

Meaning: Gracious and Merciful

Origin: English

Lucky Number: Three

Popularity: Position 35 in 1946, currently decreasing

Famous people

One hundred and fifty-six Writers

Ninety-two Actors

Thirty-three Journalists

Twenty-two Poets

Fifteen Playwrights

Ten Painters

Nine Sex Workers

Eight Philosophers

Seven Comedians

Seven Criminals

Seven Dancers

Six Presidents

Six Nurses

Six Models

Six Kings

Five Physicians

Four Saints

Three Judges

Three Cricket Players

Three Hockey Players

Three Golfers

Three Film Directors

Three Spies

Three Swimmers

Two Soccer Players

Two Tennis Players

Two Prophets

Two Photographers

Two Conductors

Two Olympic Medalists

Two Naturalists

Two Explorers

Two Diplomats

One Physicist

One Chemist

One Puppeteer

One Queen

One Racing Car Driver

One Sculptor

One Nobel Prize Winner

One Slave

One Figure Skater

One Architect