What does Ciana mean?
Ciana /cia-na/ as a girls' name is pronounced see-AHN-ah, chee-AHN-ah, kee-AHN-ah. It is of Italian origin, and the meaning of Ciana is "light". Nickname for Luciana. Also a variant form of the Irish Gaelic name Ciannait, meaning "ancient, enduring".
How popular is Ciana?
Ciana is an uncommon first name for females. Ciana is also a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the girl name Ciana and associated names. Kiana (#909 from current records) and Luciana (#469) are the prominent related forms of Ciana (outside Top 1000). Adoption of these relations of Ciana was well-received among parents 18 (median #595) and is almost as widespread today (#689, down 23.2%). Kiana has generally been the top pick of parents, although Luciana seems to be getting popular too, while Kiana has become less popular. (Top 1000 Names, 2014)
Thinking of names?
Ciana is pronounced similarly to Cinnie, Cyanea, Sana, Sanna, Seanna, Sena▼, Siana, Sienna▲, Signa, Signy, Sina▼, Zahna, Zaina, Zanna, Zayna, Zeena, Zena▼, Zenna, Zinia, Zinnia, Zinnya, Zinya, Zoanna, Zona▼ and Zyna. Other recommended similar baby names are Aivana, Aiyana▼, Ariana▲, Avana, Cama, Canna, Cariana, Chana, Chanae, Chanah, Chanha, Chani, Chania, Channa, Chanya, Chiana, Chianna, Chiara, China, Chyna▼, Ciara▼, Cima, Cira, Citara, Diana▲, Diona, Dzana, Elana, Giana▲, Iana, Iriana, Jiana, Kiauna, Liana▲, Mirana, Oriana, Qiana, Rhiana, Riana, Rianna, Rina, Roana, Teana, Tiana▲, Tiauna, Viana, Vina▼, Viona, Virna and Yoana. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ciana.