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Gender: Female Origin of Janine: French variation of Jane Meaning of Jane: English, "God is gracious"

The name Janine is a girl's name of French origin. Janine and is often added to user-created lists like Old-Fashioned, Vintage, Retro, Classic, Eclectic, Unusual and Uncommon Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Girls Makeover - Two Middles".

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Has lost all trace of its French accent.

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Famous People Named Janine

Janine Turner (born Janine Loraine Gauntt), American actress
Janine Marie Lindemulder, American adult film actress
Janine Chang (Chun-ning), Taiwanese actress
Janine Duvitski (born Christine Janine Drzewicki), British actress
Janine Jansen, Dutch violinist
Janine di Giovanni, American author and journalist

Pop Culture References for the name Janine

Janine Butcher, character on British soap "EastEnders"
Janine Hawkins, character on BBC's "Sherlock"
Janine Kishi, character in the Baby-Sitters Club series
Janine Nebeski, character on British TV's "Bad Girls"
Janine, poison-type gym leader in the Pokemon video games
Janine Melnitz, character in the Ghostbusters series
Janine Stifler, "Stifler's Mom," character in the American Pie film series
Janine, character in TV's "Friends" played by Elle Macpherson
Janine, character in "Witch and Wizard" by James Patterson
Janine Adams, character in the movie Model Behavior
Janine, "Ofwarren," character in "The Handmaid's Tale"
"Janine," song by David Bowie
"Janine," song by Trooper from the album Flying Colors
"Janine," song by Soul Coughing from the album Ruby Vroom
"Janine," song by Bushido