What does Giana mean?
Giana /gi-ana/ as a name for girls is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Giana is "God is gracious". Giana is an alternate form of Gianna (Italian, Hebrew): feminine of Gianni and Jane. Giana is also a form of Johnna (Hebrew).
(female) Geana, Gine, ..
(male) Gianay, Gine, ..
How popular is Giana?
Giana is a rare first name for women. Giana is an equivalently unique surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the baby name history of Giana for girls. Giana entered the list in 1993 and reached its top rank of #568 in the U.S. in the year 2010, and is currently at #775. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Shown below is a comparison of the statistics of Giana and affiliated names. Prominent related forms of Giana (#775 from recent data) are Gia (#366 from recent data), Gianna (#95), Giovanna (#874), Jana (#1106), Janna, Johna, Johnna and Jonna. Other forms, like Giannina, are uncommon. These relations of Giana were at the top of their popularity in the year 2011 (usage of 0.47%) and are somewhat less conventional today (usage 0.3%, down 36.7%). Gianna has historically been popular among parents, though Giana has become trendy as well over time, while versions such as Janna have lost favor.
Giana▲ is pronounced similarly to Gena▼, Genae, Genia, Genna, Genya, Gina▼, Ginni, Ginnie, Ginya, Jaina, Janae, Janay, Janea, Jania, Jany, Jayna, Jeanae, Jeanay, Jeanna, Jeena, Jina, Jinae, Joana▼, Jona and Zhanae. Other recommended names are Brana, Ciana, Dhana, Diana▼, Dianna▼, Digna, Dina▼, Dyana, Elana, Etana, Fiona▲, Gaiana, Galiana, Gana, Ganah, Gayna, Geina, Gilana, Gioya, Gita, Gitana, Guinna, Gunna, Gwinna, Iana, Ioana, Iriana, Keiana, Kiana▼, Kina, Lana▲, Leiana, Liana▲, Milana▲, Mina, Qiana, Rana, Riana, Ryana, Seana, Siana, Siena▲, Sina, Tiana, Tina▼, Viana, Vina▼, Viona, Yoana and Zigana. These names tend to be more frequently used than Giana.