Meaning and name origin
Deann \de(a)-nn\ as a girl's name is of Old English and Latin origin, and the meaning of Deann is "valley; church leader; divine". Deann is a variant of Deanna (Old English): place name and occupational name. Also a variant of Diana (Latin); mythology: Diana was an ancient Roman goddess who came to be associated with the Greek god Artemis.
Deann is a very popular first name for females (#988 out of 4276, Top 23%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Deann for girls. Deann reached its highest rank of #512 in the U.S. in 1960-1969. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Deann and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Diana (#297), Diane, Dianne, Diann, Dian, Deanna, Deanne and Deann. (2014 statistics).
Deann▼ is also pronounced similarly to Dane, Dawn▼, Dene, Deon, Duane and Dwan. Other suggested similar baby names are Dana▼, Dani, Danna▲, Danni, Danny, Dany, Deana▼, Deeana, Deeanna, Deena▼, Dena▼, Deni, Denna, Denni, Denny, Deona, Deonna, Dhana, Dhanna, Dianna▼, Duana, Dwana, Dyana, Dyanna and Leann▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Deann.