What does Avana mean?
Avana /ava-na/ [3 sylls.] as a name for girls. Avana's name origin is Kiswahili, and the meaning of the name Avana is "beautiful flower". Avana is an alternate form of Ayanna (Kiswahili) with the prefix Av-.
How popular is Avana?
Avana is an unusual first name for females. Avana is an uncommon surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Aiyana (#845 in 2014), Ayanna (#896), Aiyanna and Ayana are the prominent related forms of Avana (outside Top 1000) ranked in the Top 1000. Forms like Iana are uncommon. These girl names were at the height of their popularity in the year 2003 (usage of 0.2988%) and are now significantly less popular (usage 0.0648%, ▼78.3%), with the forms Ayanna, Aiyana and Ayana becoming less fashionable. Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of Avana and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Avana is alike in pronunciation to Avani, Avena, Aviana, Avianna, Evana, Evani, Evania, Evanna, Evina, Ivana, Ivania, Ivanna▲ and Ivanya. Other recommended similar baby names are Abena, Abina, Adana, Alana▲, Amana, Apona and Aven. These names tend to be more frequently used than Avana.