What is the meaning of Juanita?

A diminutive of Jane or Joan. as Juana is Joan, that is more likely, Jeannie=like Jeannie C.Riley also not a bad analog. Little Joan. By the way there was a funny prank at a Carnival where this name was given to a female Armadillo whose (Hull) was decorated with either tattoos or burn-ins of Maltese Cross designs and code numbersLook out for Juanita, the little tank! Somebody did call up the A.S.P.C.A. Not a bad name for an armadillo female- Girl in armor, huh!

its a black name straight from nigeria