What does Ayanna mean?
Ayanna /ayan-na/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced ay-AHN-ah. It is of Kiswahili origin, and the meaning of Ayanna is "beautiful flower". Also an invented name based on Anna.
Related girl name: Quiana.
Ayanna▼ has 19 more different relations via Anna: Ana▲, Ania, Anique, Anja, Ann▼, Annabeth, Annah, Annalee, Annamarie, Anneke, Annemarie▼, Annet, Annica, Annika▲, Annmarie▼, Anoesj, Anouska, Hania and Nani.Kreatif forms: Ayanne, Ayanra, Ayanta. [more]
How popular is Ayanna?
Ayanna is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2350 out of 4276, Top 55%) but a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Ayanna for girls. Ayanna was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its top position of #362 in the U.S. in the year 2003, and is presently at #896. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Popular varying forms of Ayanna (#896 in 2014) are Anna (#34 in 2014), Ana (#222), Annika (#576), Aiyana (#845), Ann (#945), Annalee (#987), Ayana, Quiana, Annamarie, Aiyanna, Annemarie and Annmarie. Variants like Anja are seldom used. Adoption of these girl names was at its highest in the year 2003 (usage of 0.3235%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.1919%, ▼40.7%), with versions like Ayanna, Aiyana, Ayana, Ann and Annmarie becoming somewhat outmoded. Ana (#222) and Annika (#576) are two of the more trendy girl names here, with Ana going through a resurgence in popularity. Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Ayanna and related names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Ayanna▼ is pronounced similarly to Aanya, Eanna, Ioanna, Wanna, Yanna and Yoanna. Other recommended similar baby names are Adanna, Alanna▲, Aryanna▲, Dyanna, Ryanna and Tyanna. These names tend to be less commonly used than Ayanna.