What does Arianna mean?
Arianna \a-rianna, ari(an)-na\ as a girls' name. Arianna's name origins are Greek and Welsh, and the name Arianna means "most holy; silver". Arianna is a variant of Ariadne (Greek). Mythology: Ariadne. Arianna is also a variant of Ariana (Welsh).
Arianna is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2495 out of 4276, Top 58%) but a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Arianna for girls. Arianna entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its highest position of #40 in the U.S. in 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Popular related forms of Arianna (#40 the previous year) rated in the Top 1000 are Aria (#31 the previous year), Ariana (#37), Aryanna (#546), Aryana (#715) and Ariadne (#801). Usage of these girl names is at its apex today. The most trendy names for newborns here are Aria (#31), Aryana (#715), Ariana (#37), Aryanna (#546) and Arianna (#40). Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of Arianna and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Arianna▲ is pronounced similarly to Arina, Auriana, Erinna, Iriana, Oriana and Orianna. Other recommended similar baby names are Abrianna, Adrianna▲, Alianna, Arinne, Avianna and Brianna▲. These names tend to be less commonly used than Arianna.