What does Dina mean?
Dina /di-na/ as a name for girls. Dina's name origins are Hebrew, Old English and Old German, and the meaning of Dina is "decoration; valley; justified; spear ruler". Dina is a variant form of Adena (Hebrew). Dina is also a variant of Dena (Old English): version of Deana and Dina. Dina is also used as a form of Dinah (Hebrew) and Geraldine (Old German).
How popular is Dina?
Dina is a very popular first name for females (#583 out of 4276, Top 14%) and also a very popular last name for both adults and children (#25374 out of 150436, Top 17%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Dina for girls. Dina was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its apex position of #279 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Popular related forms of Dina rated in the Top 1000 are Deana, Deanna, Deena, Dena, Dinah and Geraldine. Other variants, like Denia, are seldom used. These relations of Dina reached the top of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 (adoption of 0.61%) and have become much less widespread since, with forms like Deanna, Dena, Dina, Dinah and Geraldine falling out of style. Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of Dina and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Dina▼ is alike in pronunciation to Daena, Dagna, Dahna, Dahnya, Daina, Dana▼, Danae, Danah, Danay, Danaye, Danea, Danee, Daney, Dani, Dania▼, Danie, Danna▲, Dannah, Dannee, Danney, Danni, Dannia, Danny, Dany, Danya, Dawna, Dayana▲, Dayanna, Dayna▼, Deeana, Deeanna, Deenya, Deionna, Denae, Denay, Deney, Deni, Dennie, Denny, Deona, Deonna, Dhana, Dhanna, Diahna, Diana▲, Dianna▼, Diannah, Digna, Dinae, Dinay, Dinnie, Dinny, Dinya, Diona, Dionna, Dona▼, Donia, Donna▼, Donnay, Donni, Donnie▼, Donny, Donya, Duana, Duayna, Duena, Duna, Dwana, Dwayna, Dyana and Dyanna. Other recommended similar baby names are Aina, Bina, Dahiana, Dama, Damia, Damya, Dane, Danne, Dawn▼, Dawne, Dayne, Deann▼, Demi▲, Demia, Deon, Dian▼, Diane▼, Diann▼, Dianne▼, Dila, Dion, Dione, Dionne▼, Dita, Diza, Dowan, Drina, Duane, Dumia, Dumiya, Duwan, Dwan, Dyan, Dyane, Dyann, Fina, Gina▼, Jina, Kina, Lina▼, Mina▼, Nina, Rina, Sina▼, Tina▼, Vina▼, Wina and Zina. These names tend to be less commonly used than Dina.