Meaning and name origin
Dina \d(i)-na\ as a girl's name is of Hebrew, Old English, Old German and French origin, and the meaning of Dina is "decoration; valley; justified; spear ruler". Dina is a variant of Adena (Hebrew). Also a variant of Dena (Old English): variant of Deana and Dina. Dina is also used as a variant of Dinah (Hebrew), Geraldine (Old German, French).
Dina is a very popular first name for females (#583 out of 4276, Top 14%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#29089 out of 88799, Top 33%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Dina for girls. Dina reached its highest rank of #279 in the U.S. in 1960-1969. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Dina and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Dinah, Geraldine, Dina, Dena, Deanna, Deena and Deana. (2014 statistics).
Dina▼ is also pronounced similarly to Daena, Dagna, Dahna, Daina, Dana▼, Danae, Danah, Danay, Danea, Dani, Dania▼, Danna▲, Dany, Danya, Dawna, Dayna▼, Denae, Denay, Deni, Deona, Dhana, Diahna, Diana▲, Dianna▼, Digna, Dinae, Dinay, Dinny, Dinya, Diona, Dionna, Dona▼, Donia, Donna▼, Donya, Duana, Duena, Duna, Dwana and Dyana. Other suggested similar baby names are Aina, Bina, Dama, Dane, Dene, Dian▼, Diane▼, Diann▼, Dila, Dion, Dione, Dita, Diza, Drina, Fina, Gina▼, Jina, Kina, Lina▼, Mina▼, Nina, Rina, Sina▼, Tina▼, Vina▼, Wina and Zina. These names tend to be less commonly used than Dina.