What does Adriana mean?
Adriana [adri-ana] as a name for girls has its root in Latin, and the name Adriana means "from Hadria". Adriana is a version, with the suffix -ana, of Adrienne (Latin): French feminine transcription of Adrian.
(female) Adriala, Adrine, ..
(male) Adriaz, Adrila, ..
How popular is Adriana?
Adriana is a very popular first name for women (#517 out of 4276, Top 12%) but a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Adriana for girls. Adriana entered the list in 1930-1939 and reached its top rank of #106 in the U.S. in the year 2006, and is currently at #186. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Adra, Adreanna, Adria, Adrian, Adriane, Adrianna (#292 via latest list), Adrianne, Adriene and Adrienne (#848) are the popular alternative forms of Adriana (#186 via latest list). These forms of Adriana were at the top of their popularity 9 years ago (adoption of 0.33%) and are somewhat less popular today (adoption 0.2%, 41.3% less), with versions such as Adrian becoming less stylish.
Adriana is alike in pronunciation to Audreana, Audreanna, Audriana, Audrianna and Audrina. Other suggested similar names are Abriana, Abrianna, Adana, Adeana, Adina, Airina, Aliana▲, Andreana, Andriana, Andrianna, Andrina, Ariadna, Ariana▲, Ariane, Arianna▲, Arieana, Arina, Arlana, Arriana, Aryana▲, Aubriana, Auriana, Aviana▲, Briana▼, Cariana, Cedriana, Doriana, Hadriana, Idiana, Iriana, Kariana, Keriana, Kiriana, Loriana, Mariana, Miriana, Oriana, Siriana, Teriana and Toriana. These names tend to be less commonly used than Adriana.See names in meaning and etymology.