Jo

Colors Related to this Name: Green

Qualities Related to this Name: Philosophical, Spiritual

Popularity: This name is unique in the US. Ranking #7912 in 2013 and #6788 in 2014.

Famous People

Jo Marie Payton (TV Actress), Jo Ann Pflug (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Jo Jo White (Basketball Player), Jo Anne Worley (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Jo Ann Harris (TV Actress), Jo Van Fleet (Movie Actress), Jo Anderson (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Jo Morrow (Movie Actress)

Meaning

In English

Meaning(s):

-A diminutive of the female first names Josephine, Joan or Joanna. Often used in conjoined names such as Jo Ann or Mary Jo.

-A rare spelling variant of Joe, diminutive of the male first name Joseph.

In German

Meaning(s):

-(label de biblical rare) (abbreviation of Johannes noyes) (w Gospel of John)): '''(Joh.)'''

In Dutch

Meaning(s):

-( female name), a pet name diminutive of Johanna or Josefien.

In Luxembourgish

Origin: From jo ‎(“yes”).

Meaning(s):

-A yes

In Norwegian

Meaning(s):

-(rare) ( female name), from Old Norse jór, horse.

-(rare) ( female name), short for Josefine, Johanne etc.

-( male name), short form of Jon ( John).