Meaning and name origin
Avana \a-va-na\ as a girl's name is of Kiswahili origin, and the meaning of Avana is "beautiful flower". Avana is a variant of Ayanna (Kiswahili): also an invented name based on Anna. Only rarely used as a girls' name.
Avana is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Avana and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Ayanna (#896). (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Avana is also pronounced similarly to Avani, Avena, Aviana, Avianna, Evana, Evani, Evania, Evanna, Evina, Ivana, Ivania, Ivanna▲ and Ivanya. Other suggested similar baby names are Abena, Abina, Adana, Alana▲, Amana, Apona, Aven and Ayana▼. These names tend to be more commonly used than Avana.