What does Deana mean?
Deana [deana] as a girls' name is an Old English and Latin name, and the meaning of Deana is "valley; church leader; divine". Deana is an alternate spelling of Deanna (Old English): place name and occupational name. Deana is also a variant of Dena (Old English). Deana is also used as a variant of Diana (Latin).
Associated with: old english.
23 more different relations via Deanna, Dena, Diana: Danne, Dayann, Deandra, Deane, Deann▼, Deanne▼, Dede, Dee▼, Deeane, Deeann, Dene, Denica, Deondra, Deonne, Dian, Diandra, Diane▼, Diann▼, Dianne▼, Dyan, Dyane, Dyann and Dyanne.Creative forms:
(female) Deada, Deaine, ..
(male) Deada, Deayn, .. Middle name pairings:
Deana Neveah (D.N.), ..
How popular is Deana?
Deana is a very prominent first name for females (#684 out of 4276, Top 16%) but an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Deana was first listed in 1930-1939 and reached its top rank of #335 in the U.S. during the years 1970-1979, but is not listed currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Dayana (#582 in 2015), Dayanna (#1405), Deandra, Deane, Deann, Deanna (#1198), Deanne, Dede, Dee, Deeann, Deeanna, Deena, Dena, Denna, Deonna, Dian, Diana (#295), Diandra, Diane, Diann, Dianna (#1801), Dianne, Dina (#1459), Dinah, Dyan, Dyann and Dyanne are the popular related forms of Deana. Usage of these forms of Deana was well-received among parents in the 1950s (median #1114) and has become much diminished since (#1812, down 94%), with versions like Deana becoming less in vogue. Dayana is the most chic girl name among these.
Deana▼ is pronounced similarly to Dahna, Dahnya, Dana▼, Danah, Danaye, Danee, Dannah, Danni, Dannia, Dany, Denae, Denah, Deney, Deni, Denny, Digna, Dinay, Dionna, Dona▼, Donnay, Donni, Donya, Duana, Duayna and Duena. Other suggested similar names are Bena, Dada, Dafna, Dama, Dane, Deanda, Dejana, Dejanae, Delaina, Delana, Delayna, Delia▼, Delya, Demanda, Demia, Deon, Deora, Detta, Deva, Devana, Devany, Drina, Duane, Dwan, Dzana, Edana, Eena, Ferna, Giana, Gleana, Jeana, Joana▼, Keana, Keanna, Keiana, Kena, Leana, Meena, Melana, Nana, Nena, Nenna, Oceana, Reena, Reina▲, Reyna▲, Seana, Sena▼, Teana and Teona. These names tend to be less frequently used than Deana.See names in meaning and etymology.