also known as: Joannas
Meaning: whom Jehovah has graciously given
This was the name of a biblical man and a woman.
Joanna, the grandson of Zerubbabel, in the lineage of Christ (Luke 3:27); the same as Hananiah (1 Chronicles 3:19).
Joanna, the wife of Chuza, the steward of Herod Antipas, tetrarch of Galilee (Luke 8:3).
She was one of the women who ministered to our Lord, and to whom He appeared after His resurrection (Luke 8:3; 24:10).