Meaning and Name Origin
Diann \di(a)-nn\ as a name for girls is of Latin derivation, and the meaning of the name Diann is "divine". Diann is a variation of Diana (Latin); mythology: Diana was an ancient Roman goddess who came to be associated with the Greek god Artemis. Somewhat uncommonly used as a name for newborns.
Diann is a very popular first name for women (#952 out of 4276, Top 22%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Diann for girls. Diann was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its highest rank of #397 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the girl name Diann and corresponding names. Prominent alternative forms of Diann ranked in the Top 1000 are Deana, Deandra, Deann, Deanna, Dee, Deedee, Dena, Dian, Diana (#297 last year), Diane, Dianna and Dianne. Adoption of these girl names reached its peak during 1960-1969 and is now much lower, with versions such as Deanna, Diane, Diann, Dianna and Dianne falling out of style. Diana (#297) is the most trendy baby name in this compilation. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Diann▼ is alike in pronunciation to Dane, Dawn▼, Deanne▼, Deeann, Dion, Dione, Dionne▼, Duane and Dwan. Other suggested similar baby names are Dana▼, Dani, Danna▲, Danni, Danny, Dany, Dhana, Dhanna, Dina▼, Dinny, Diona, Dionna, Duana, Dwana, Liann and Riann. These names tend to be less commonly used than Diann.