What does Adriana mean?
Adriana /adri-ana/ [4 sylls.] as a name for girls. Adriana's root is Latin, and the name Adriana means "from Hadria". Adriana is a version, with the suffix -ana, of Adrienne (Latin): French feminine transcription of Adrian.
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. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Adriana for girls. Adriana entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its top rank of #106 in the U.S. in the year 2006, and is currently at #177. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Adrian, Adriane, Adrianna (#252 a year ago), Adrianne and Adrienne (#811) are the popular alternative forms of Adriana (#177 a year ago). These girl names were at the top of their popularity during the years 1980-1989 (usage of 0.51%) and are now much less popular (usage 0.2933%, 42.5% less), with the versions Adrian, Adrianne and Adrienne becoming less stylish. Adriana (#177) and Adrianna (#252) are two of the more fashionable baby names in this compilation. Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Adriana and associated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Adriana▲ is alike in pronunciation to Audreana, Audriana, Audrianna and Audrina▲. Other suggested similar baby names are Abriana, Andriana, Ariana▲, Arriana and Auriana. These names tend to be less commonly used than Adriana.