it is of irish origin and means god is gracious. it is the english version of jane. People with this name and spell it CHERNADE usauly have brown or red, wavy or curley hair. They are very sexy and smell wonderful! she will be a fantastic friend. she is the cutest girl youll ever meet and all the boys will want her, but she is normaly taken. she is late alot of the time, but its worth it when she arrives, because she will look great. she is a very kind and loyal friend, but can be a bitch and your worst enemy if you get on her bad side. she also finds it hard to get to know people.