Jo

Diminutive of Joanna, Josephine, etc
"God is gracious"

Jo Origin and Meaning

The name Jo is a girl's name .

Still evokes the spunky image of the character in Louisa May Alcott's Little Women.

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Jo Popularity

Famous People Named Jo

  • Jo Elizabeth StaffordAmerican singer
  • Jo De La RosaAmerican reality TV personality ("Real Housewives of Orange County")
  • Joanne "Jo" FrostEnglish nanny and TV personality
  • Joanna Mary "Jo" DurieEnglish tennis player
  • Joanne "Jo" CoburnEnglish broadcast journalist
  • Jo Anne WorleyAmerican comedienne
  • Jo Anne BarnhartU.S. Commissioner of Social Security
  • JoAnne Knowles, English actress
  • JoAnne Nadler, British political commentator
  • Jo Qesem Ayela AlehNew Zealand Olympic sailor
  • Joanie "Jo" MaddenIrish,American musician of group Cherish The Ladies
  • Helen Joanne "Jo" Coxslain British politician
  • Josanne "Jo" PotterEnglish football player
  • Joelle "Jo" MurrayScottish football player
  • Joanne "Jo" LoveScottish football player

Jo in Pop Culture

  • Josephine "Jo" Marchcharacter in Louisa May Alcott's "Little Women"
  • Josephine "Jo" Wilsoncharacter on TV's "Grey's Anatomy"
  • Jo Harvellecharacter on TV's "Supernatural"
  • Jo Polniaczekcharacter on TV's "The Facts of Life"
  • Jo Stocktoncharacter in movie "Funny Face"
  • Jobeth "Jo" Reynoldscharacter on TV's "Melrose Place"
  • Jocharacter on animated series "Total Drama: Revenge of the Island"
  • Jo Danvillecharacter on TV's "CSI: NY"
  • Jo Keenercharacter on TV's "Good Luck Charlie"
  • Jo Mastersoncharacter on TV's "Twisted"
  • Josephine Madonna Henrietta "Jo" Stilescharacter on British soap "Emmerdale"
  • Jo Marlowecharacter on TV's "Law and Order: SVU"
  • Dr. Jo Hardinglead character in the film "Twister"
  • Josephine "Jo" Martinezcharacter on TV's Forever