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Donna meaning and name origin

Donna \d(on)-na\ as a girl's name is pronounced DAH-nah. It is of Italian origin, and the meaning of Donna is "lady". The original meaning is closer to "lady of the home". A title of respect, equivalent to Don for men. Modern use dates from the 1920s. See also Madonna. Actress Donna Reed; swimming champion Donna Devarona; fashion designer Donna Karan; singer Donna Summer.

Donna has 25 variant forms: Dahna, Dahnya, Dona, Donalie, Donella, Donelle, Donetta, Donia, Donica, Donielle, Donisha, Donita, Donnalee, Donnalyn, Donnamarie, Donnell, Donnella, Donnelle, Donni, Donnica, Donnie, Donnisse, Donny, Donya and Ladonna.

For more information, see also the related name Stevonna.

Donna is also pronounced similarly to Daena, Dagna, Daina, Dana, Danea, Dania, Danna, Dannah, Danni, Dannia, Danny, Danya, Dawna, Dayna, Deana, Deanna, Deena, Deionna, Dena, Denia, Denna, Denni, Denny, Deona, Deonna, Dhana, Dhanna, Diana, Dianna, Digna, Dina, Dinny, Dinya, Diona, Dionna, Donnay, Duana, Duena, Duna, Dwana, Dyana, Dyanna and Dyna. Other suggested similar baby names are Danne, Deonne, Dionne, Honna, Jonna, Lonna, Monna, Nonna and Ronna.

View a list of the 5 names that reference Donna.


Popularity of Donna

Donna is a very popular first name for females (#17 out of 4276) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#38173 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Donna name for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Donna with its variant forms and related girl baby names.


Top 1000 ranking of Donna name in U.S.
Top 100 ranking of Donna outside U.S.

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