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Duana

What does Duana mean?

Duana Pronunciation of Duana [du-a-na] as a girls' name is pronounced D'WAY-nah, D'WAH-nah. It is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Duana is "dark, swarthy". Feminine of Duane that dates from the 1940s. Socialite Duane Hampton.

Associated with: irish, dark (black).

Variations

Duana has 7 variants: Duana, Duane, Duayna, Duna, Dwana, Dwayna and Dwayne.

Creative forms:
(female) Duaka, Duanai, ..

(male) Duada, Duen, ..

Middle name pairings:
Duana Lyla (D.L.), ..

How popular is Duana?

Duana is a rare first name for females. Duana is an equivalently rare last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. The only popular varying form of Duana (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000 is Duane. This relation of Duana reached the apex of its popularity 9 decades ago (#1561). (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Duane in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Duana is alike in pronunciation to Danah, Danaye, Daney, Dania, Danie, Dannia, Danya, Dawna, Dayanna, Deana, Deeana, Deena, Dena, Denah, Denia, Denna, Denny, Deona, Deonna, Dina, Dinae, Dinah, Dionna, Dyna and Dynah. Other suggested similar names are Adana, Alana, Auina, Avana, Ayana, Brana, Chana, Dada, Dama, Dane, Daya, Deane, Deann, Dejana, Devana, Dian, Dianda, Diane, Diann, Dumia, Duwan, Dwan, Dyan, Dyane, Dyann, Dylana, Dzana, Elana, Etana, Evana, Flana, Giana, Gunna, Ioana, Ivana, Jeana, Joana, Juana, Jumana, Lana, Leana, Liana, Luana, Luwana, Rana, Roana, Ryana, Sana, Susana and Suzana. These names tend to be more frequently used than Duana.

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