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Janaina

Heartyah-nah-EE-nah
Portuguese

Janaina Origin and Meaning

The name Janaina is a girl's name.
Variant of Yemoja

Janaina Popularity

Janaina in Pop Culture

  • Janaina is a name with African/Yoruba originsa variant of Yemonja ("Iemanjá" in portuguese). Yemonja is an orisha, a patron spirit, of the oceans and rivers, the protector of women, children, fisherman and shipwreck survivors. She is often depicted as a mermaid, and is associated with the moon, waters, motherhood, love, and healing.