What does Dayna mean?
Dayna /day-na/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Old English derivation, and the meaning of Dayna is "from Denmark". Dayna is an alternate spelling of Dana (Old English) with the suffix -yna.
How popular is Dayna?
Dayna is a very prominent first name for females (#1053 out of 4276, Top 25%) but an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Dayna for girls. Dayna entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its peak position of #604 in the U.S. during the years 1970-1979, but is not ranked at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Dayna and corresponding names. Prominent variation forms of Dayna appearing in the Top 1000 are Danna (#544 a year ago), Danica (#557), Dana (#789) and Dania. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity in 2010 (usage of 0.369%) and are now much less widespread (usage 0.222%, 39.8% less), with the forms Dana, Dania and Dayna becoming less trendy. Danna (#544) and Danica (#557) are two of the more chic girl names in this compilation, and there is a resurgence in birth name popularity for Danica and Danna. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Dayna▼ is alike in pronunciation to Dagna, Dahna, Dahnya, Daina, Danae, Danea, Dani, Dannah, Danni, Dannia, Danny, Dany, Dawna, Dayana▲, Dayanna, Deana▼, Deanna▼, Deena▼, Dena▼, Denna, Deona, Dhana, Dhanna, Diahna, Diana▲, Dianna▼, Digna, Dina▼, Diona, Dona▼, Donna▼, Duana, Duayna, Duena, Duna, Dwana, Dwayna, Dyana, Dyanna, Dyna and Dynah. Other suggested similar baby names are Dafna, Dama, Damia, Damya, Danne, Dawn▼, Dawne, Daya, Dayann, Dayha, Dayla, Dwayne, Gayna, Jayna, Rayna and Zayna. These names tend to be less frequently used than Dayna.