What does Ciana mean?
Ciana /cia-na/ [3 sylls.] 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 the previous year) and Luciana (#469) are the prominent related forms of Ciana (outside Top 1000). Adoption of these girl names reached its peak in 1996 (usage of 0.405%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.311%, down 23.2%), with the form Kiana becoming less stylish. Luciana (#469) is the most fashionable birth name in this compilation. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Ciana is pronounced similarly to Cinny, Cyanea, Sana, Seana, Siana, Sianna, Siena▲, Signa, Sina▼, Zana and Zina. Other recommended similar baby names are Cama, Canna, Chana, Chanae, Chanah, Chanha, Chani, Chania, Channa, Chanya, Chiana, Chianna, China, Chyna▼, Ciara▼, Cima, Diana▲, Giana▲, Jiana, Liana▲, Qiana, Riana, Tiana▲ and Viana. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ciana.