What does Dayana mean?
Dayana [dayana] as a girls' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Dayana is "valley; church leader". Dayana is an alternate spelling, with the prefix Day-, of Deanna (Old English): place name and occupational name.
Associated with: old english.
(female) Danana, Dayanai, ..
(male) Dayine, Dayony, ..
How popular is Dayana?
Dayana is a rare first name for women. Dayana is an equivalently rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name statistics of Dayana for girls. Dayana was first listed in 1990 and reached its apex rank of #411 in the U.S. in 2008, and is at #582 currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Dayana (#582 last year) ranked in the Top 2000 are Deanna (#1198 last year), Deena, Deonna, Deeanna, Deeann, Deann, Deana and Deane. Other variants, like Deeana, are seldom used. These forms of Dayana reached the height of their popularity 5 decades ago (usage of 0.2%) and are now much less widespread. Deanna is more ubiquitous than the rest, though Dayana has become popular as well, while versions like Deana are now less popular.
Dayana▲ is alike in pronunciation to Daena, Dahnya, Dana▼, Danay, Danaye, Dani▲, Dania, Dannah, Danni, Dannia, Danya, Dawna, Dayanna, Dayna▼, Dena▼, Denna, Dhanna, Diahna, Dianna▼, Donna▼, Duana, Duayna, Dwayna, Dyanna and Dyna. Other recommended names are Ayana, Bryana▼, Dafna, Dalena, Dama, Damiana, Damyan, Damyana, Danaca, Danne, Daphna, Darina, Davina, Dawn▼, Dawne, Daya, Dayah, Dayanira, Dayann, Dayanne, Dayha, Dayla, Dayne, Daysha, Deeane, Dejana, Delana, Devana, Diahann, Dian, Diane▼, Duwan, Dwan, Dwayne, Dyan, Dyann, Dyanne, Elyana, Hasana, Jayna, Kayana, Kayann, Matana, Mayana, Rayann, Rayona, Savana▼, Tajana, Tawana▼ and Tyana. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dayana.See names in meaning and etymology.