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Dena meaning and name origin

Dena \d(e)-na\ as a girl's name is pronounced DEE-nah. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Dena is "valley". Variant of Deana and Dina. Use of Dena followed the popularity of Dean in the 1950s.

Dena has 12 variant forms: Deana, Deane, Deanna, Deena, Dene, Deneen, Denia, Denica, Denna, Denni, Dina and Dinah.

For more information, see also the related name Diana.

Baby names that sound like Dena are Dina, Denah, Dana, Daena, Dene, Denay, Denae, Denna, Denia, Deni, Dyna, Dona, Duna, Duena and Tena.

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Popularity of Dena

Dena is a very popular first name for women (#571 out of 4276) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#23889 out of 88799) (1990 U.S. Census).

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