What does Deona mean?
Deona /de-ona/ as a girls' name is of Old English derivation, and the meaning of Deona is "valley; church leader". Deona is an alternate form, with the suffix -ona, of Deanna (Old English): place name and occupational name.
How popular is Deona?
Deona is a rare first name for females. Deona is also a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Deona and corresponding names. Dayana (#599 2 years ago), Deena, Deanne, Deann, Deana and Deanna are the prominent alternative forms of Deona (outside Top 1000). Other variants, like Deeann, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Deona was common during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.5055%) and is now significantly reduced (usage 0.0668%, ▼86.8%). Deanna has been the most prevalent, though Dayana is now ranked higher, and Deanna, Deana, Deann, Deanne and Deena have lost favor. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Deona is pronounced similarly to Daena, Dagna, Dahna, Daina, Dana▼, Danna▲, Dawna, Dayna▼, Deenya, Deionna, Dena▼, Denae, Denah, Denay, Deni, Denia, Denna, Denni, Denny, Dhana, Diana▲, Digna, Dina▼, Diona, Dionna, Dona▼, Donia, Donna▼, Donya, Duana, Duena, Duna, Dwana, Dyana and Dyna. Other recommended similar baby names are Demia, Demona, Dene, Deon, Deora, Devona, Dion, Dione, Keona, Leona▼ and Teona. These names tend to be more frequently used than Deona.