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Meaning of Jean: Name Jean in the French, English, Hebrew origin, means God is gracious, in the bible one of the apostles. Name Jean is of French, English, Hebrew origin and is a Unisex name. People with name Jean are usually Christianity by religion.

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Famous people with name Jean (Namesakes)

  1. Jean Reno

    Juan Moreno y Herrera–Jiménez (born 30 July 1948), known as Jean Reno (French: [ʒɑ̃ ʁeno]), is a Spanish–French actor.

  2. Jean Chrétien

    Joseph Jacques Jean Chrétien (French pronunciation: ​[ʒã kʁe.tsjẽ]; born January 11, 1934) is a Canadian politician who served as the 20th prime minister of Canada from November 4, 1993, to December 12, 2003.

  3. Jean-Claude Van Damme

    Jean-Claude Camille François van Varenberg (born 18 October 1960), known professionally as Jean-Claude van Damme (French pronunciation: ​[ʒɑ̃ klod vɑ̃ dam], Dutch: [vɑn ˈdɑmə]), and as JCVD, is a Belgian actor and retired martial artist best known for his martial arts action films.

  4. Billie Jean King

    Billie Jean King (née Moffitt; born November 22, 1943) is an American former World No.

  5. Jean Charest

    John James Charest (born June 24, 1958), known as Jean Charest, is a Canadian politician who served as the 29th premier of Quebec, from 2003 to 2012; the deputy prime minister of Canada from June 25, 1993, until November 4, 1993; the leader of the federal Progressive Conservative Party of Canada from 1993 to 1998; and the leader of the Quebec Liberal Party from 1998 to 2012.

  6. Wyclef Jean

    Nel Ust Wyclef Jean (; born October 17, 1969) is a Haitian rapper, musician and actor.

  7. Jean Carnahan

    Jean Anne Carpenter Carnahan (born December 20, 1933) is an American politician and writer who was the First Lady of Missouri from 1993 to 2000, and served as the state's junior United States Senator from 2001 to 2002.

  8. Jean Erdman

    Jean Erdman (born February 20, 1916) is an American dancer and choreographer of modern dance as well as an avant-garde theater director.

  9. Michaëlle Jean

    Michaëlle Jean FRCPSC(hon) (French pronunciation: ​[mika.ɛl ʒɑ̃]; born September 6, 1957) is a Canadian stateswoman and former journalist who was the third Secretary-General of the Organisation internationale de la Francophonie from 2015 until 2019.

  10. Jean Terrell

    Velma Jean Terrell (born November 26, 1944) is an American R&B and jazz singer.

  11. Al Jean

    Alfred Ernest Jean III (born January 9, 1961) is an American screenwriter and producer.

  12. Jean Tigana

    Amadou Jean Tigana (born 23 June 1955) is a former French international footballer, having played in midfield and managed professional football extensively throughout France, including 52 appearances and one goal for the France national football team during the 1980s.

  13. Jean Grae

    Tsidi Ibrahim, (November 26, 1976), known professionally as Jean Grae (formerly What?

  14. Jean Tirole

    Jean Tirole (born 9 August 1953) is a French professor of economics.

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  16. Jean Sarkozy

    Jean Nicolas Brice Sárközy de Nagy-Bócsa (French pronunciation: ​[ʒɑ̃ saʁ.kɔ.zi]; Hungarian: nagybócsai Sárközy János; born 1 September 1986) is the son of the former President of France Nicolas Sarkozy.

  17. Jean Val Jean (actor)

    Jean Val Jean (born June 19, 1980, Montlucon, Allier), is a French-born American pornographic film actor and chef.

  18. BC Jean

    Brittany Jean Carlson (born April 22, 1987), better known by her stage name BC Jean, is an American singer-songwriter and actress, known for writing the song "If I Were a Boy" which was later sung by Beyoncé and achieved worldwide commercial success.

  19. Cassandra Jean

    Cassandra Jean Whitehead (born October 5, 1985), also known as Cassandra Jean Amell, is an American actress, model, and beauty pageant queen from Houston, Texas.

  20. Jean Nouvel

    Jean Nouvel (French: [ʒɑ̃ nu.vɛl]; born 12 August 1945) is a French architect.

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What is the meaning of Jean?
Name Jean means God is gracious, in the bible one of the apostles as per The ParentZ Baby Name Finder, largest baby names list. Learn more Jean Name Meaning and Origin.
What is the numerology of baby name Jean?
Name Jean has numerology 3 as per The ParentZ.
What is the Nakshatra of Jean?
Name Jean belongs to Shravana nakshatra based on Indian Astrology or Janam Nakshatra as per the information available on The ParentZ.
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Name Jean means God is gracious, in the bible one of the apostles as per The ParentZ
What is the meaning and origin of the baby name Jean?
Jean means God is gracious, in the bible one of the apostles and is a French, English, Hebrew name given to Unisexs as per The ParentZ
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