A name that sounds like a huge Italian smile, Gianna is a name in its own lovely right, or it can be the short form of Giovanna, or can itself even be shortened to the cute Gia. Gianna is in fact the Italian version of the boys' name John, and they share a meaning, which is the beautiful 'god is grace'. Of course very popular in Italy, this open, expressive and smiling name is fast becoming international!
Rank in the year 2015
Gianna was ranked #224 in the most popular American names of 2015.
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