Jean is a unisex name that originates from French. For males, the name is a variant of John, while for females, the name is related to Johanna. The name is generally understood to mean "God is gracious." Although Jean has been decreasing in popularity for both sexes, it is slightly more popular for boys.
Similar Names: Jene, Jeane
Famous Jean Names: Jean Harlow (actress), Jean Paul Galtier (fashion designer)