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What does Donia mean?

Donia Pronunciation of Donia [do-nia] as a girls' name is of Italian derivation, and the meaning of the name Donia is "world mighty; lady". Donia is a version of Donalda (Scottish, Gaelic): feminine of Donald. Donia is also a variant of Donna (Italian).

Associated with: mighty (strong), lady (noble).


Donia has 7 variants: Dahna, Dahnya, Dona, Donni, Donnie, Donny and Donya.

8 more different relations via Donalda, Donna: Donalie, Donelda, Donella, Donetta, Donica, Donisha, Donita and Donnica.

Creative forms:
(female) Dainia, Dornia, ..

(male) Donar, Doon, ..

Middle name pairings:
Donia Giovanna (D.G.), ..

How popular is Donia?

Donia is an uncommonly occurring first name for women but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#67317 out of 150436, Top 45%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Donia was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its peak rank of #1164 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Donia name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Dona, Donella, Donetta, Donisha, Donita, Donna (#1437 last year), Donnie and Donya are the prominent varying forms of Donia. Adoption of these relations of Donia was well-received among parents during 1960-1969 (usage of 2%) and is now much lower, with forms such as Dona becoming less in vogue.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Donia, Dona, Donella, Donetta, Donisha in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Donita, Donna, Donnie, Donya in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Donia and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Donia is pronounced similarly to Daina, Danah, Daney, Dania, Dannia, Danny, Dayna, Deenya, Dena, Denay, Denna, Denni, Deona, Dhanna, Diana, Digna, Dina, Dinah, Dinny, Dinya, Diona, Duana, Duena, Dwana and Dyana. Other suggested similar names are Adonia, Ania, Damia, Danira, Danit, Danita, Daria, Davia, Demia, Denisa, Dobra, Docia, Docie, Doda, Dodi, Dodie, Doncia, Donika, Doria, Dorian, Dorina, Dorisa, Dorit, Dosia, Dosya, Dumia, Fania, Fenia, Ginia, Hania, Ionia, Jania, Jinia, Joia, Moia, Mounia, Novia, Pania, Sofia, Sonia, Tania, Toia, Tonia, Tosia, Vania, Venia, Xenia, Zolia, Zonia and Zosia. These names tend to be more commonly used than Donia.

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