What does Drena mean?
Drena /dre-na/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name. Drena's name origin is Greek, and the meaning of the name Drena is "manly, virile". Drena is a variant transcription of Andrea (Greek): from the word "andreia". Drane is a conventional last name.
Drena has 1 variant: Dreena.
Drena has 50 more related variations via Andrea: Aindrea, Ande, Andee, Andera, Andere, Anderea, Andi, Andie, Andra, Andranetta, Andre, Andrean, Andreana, Andreanna, Andreas, Andree, Andreena, Andreina, Andrel, Andrena, Andrene, Andresa, Andrette, Andrew, Andrewena, Andrewina, Andreya, Andri, Andria▼, Andriana, Andrianna, Andrianne, Andrielle, Andrienne, Andrietta, Andrina, Andrine, Andy, Aondrea, Aundrea, Drea, Ohndrea, Ohndreea, Ohndria, Ondrea, Ondreea, Ondria, Onndrea, Onndreea and Onndria.Kreatif forms: Drela, Drera. [more]
How popular is Drena?
Drena is an unusual first name for females. Drena is also an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Andrea (#125 a year ago), Andrew and Andria are the prominent varying forms of Drena (outside Top 1000). Variants like Andrielle are seldom used. These girl names were at the top of their popularity during 1980-1989 (usage of 0.4307%) and have become significantly less popular since (usage 0.2917%, down 32.3%), with the version Andria becoming less fashionable. Andrea (#125) is the most contemporarily stylish name for newborns here. Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of Drena and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Drena is pronounced similarly to Drina. Other recommended similar baby names are Arena, Daena, Darina, Deena▼, Dena▼, Deren, Doreina, Dorena, Dorene▼, Dorina, Dorona, Dreama, Dreda, Duena, Erena, Irena, Trena and Urena. These names tend to be more commonly used than Drena.