What does Deena mean?
Deena [deena] as a girls' name is a Hebrew, Old English and Old German name, and Deena means "decoration; valley; church leader; spear ruler". Deena is a variant form of Adena (Hebrew). Deena is also a variant of Deanna (Old English): place name and occupational name. Deena is also used as a variant of Dena (Old English) and Geraldine (Old German).
(female) Deeta, Devna, ..
(male) Deeda, Deeony, .. Middle name pairings:
Deena Angelica (D.A.), ..
How popular is Deena?
Deena is a very prominent first name for women (#897 out of 4276, Top 21%) but an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Deena entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its peak position of #493 in the U.S. during the years 1960-1969, but is not ranked currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Popular related forms of Deena are Dayana (#582 in 2015), Deanna (#1198), Dina (#1459), Adina (#1602), Geraldine (#1653), Deneen, Denna, Deonna, Dena, Dinah, Deeanna, Deane, Deana, Deann, Deanne and Deeann. Other forms, like Denica, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Deena was widespread among parents 9 decades ago (median #1484) and is now significantly less, with versions such as Deena falling out of fashion. Dayana is the most contemporarily stylish name for newborns in this list.
Deena▼ is pronounced similarly to Dagna, Danae, Danay, Dani▲, Danna, Danny, Denay, Deney, Deni, Denny, Dhanna, Diana▼, Dianna▼, Digna, Dinae, Dinay, Diona, Dionna, Dona▼, Donna▼, Donni, Duana, Duna, Dwana and Dwayna. Other recommended names are Adeena, Ameena, Arena, Dea, Debra▼, Decia, Deeane, Deetra, Delena, Delma▼, Delta, Demia, Deon, Deren, Devana, Devina, Devona, Drea, Dreena, Drena, Drina, Dzana, Edeena, Eleena, Erena, Ferna, Geena, Jeana, Jeena, Jenna▼, Keena, Keona, Leena, Meena, Neena, Neina, Penna, Reena, Siena▲, Teena, Teona, Teyna, Veena, Veina, Vena▼, Verena, Xena▼, Yelena, Zeena and Zena. These names tend to be less frequently used than Deena.See names in meaning and etymology.