From German Names

Female Female Name

German Pronunciation

Listen to the German pronunciation of Johanna. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:

Predominant Age Group in Germany

Typically born before 1930 or after 1990

Variant Forms

Origin and Meaning

Female form of Johannes

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  • Johanna Spyri (1827–1901), Swiss author of children's stories, best known for her book Heidi