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What does Destina mean?

Destina Pronunciation of Destina [des-ti-na] as a girls' name is of Old French origin, and the name Destina means "one's certain fortune, fate". Destina is an alternate form of Destiny (Old French). Mythology: the Greek deity of fate.

Associated with: fortune (blessed), fate (life).


Destina has 6 variants: Destanee, Destinee, Destiney, Destini, Destinie and Destyni.

1 more alternative form via Destiny: Destine.

Creative forms:
(female) Destia, Detina, ..

(male) Desdun, Desstan, ..

Middle name pairings:
Destina Aislynn (D.A.), ..

How popular is Destina?

Destina is an unusual first name for females. Destina is an equally uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular varying forms of Destina (not ranked) are Destine, Destinee (#1232 last year), Destiney, Destini, Destinie and Destiny (#189). Other variants, like Destyni, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Destina was well-received 14 years ago (adoption of 0.9%) and has become significantly lower since (adoption 0.1%, 86%), with versions such as Destinee becoming less stylish. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Destine, Destinee, Destiney, Destini, Destinie, Destiny in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Destiny outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Adesina, Aegina, Agustina, Austina, Austyna, Battina, Bellina, Berrtina, Bertina, Betina, Bettina, Celestina, Cesarina, Dahlina, Dantina, Decia, Deelia, Deena, Deetra, Deitra, Delaina, Delana, Delcina, Delcine, Delfina, Delfine, Delina, Dellina, Delline, Delmira, Dena, Denica, Deonna, Derica, Desir, Desirae, Desire, Desmona, Dessa, Devin, Devina, Devonna, Dina, Doreina (see Dora), Dustan, Dustin, Ernestina, Gertina, Giustina, Helmina, Hestia, Jessina, Jesstina, Jestina, Jestine, Josina, Justina, Justyna, Katina, Kennina, Krystina, Leontina, Mellina, Messina, Neilina, Neina, Petrina, Reina, Reubina (see Rubena), Satina, Shastina, Tasmina, Verbina, Vevina and Yerina. These names tend to be more frequently used than Destina.

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