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What does Giana mean?

Giana Pronunciation of 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).

Associated with: gracious.


Giana has 2 variants: Geonna and Gionna.

10 more alternative forms via Gianna, Johnna: Gia, Gianella, Gianina, Giannina, Ginara, Giovanna, Jana, Janna, Johna and Jonna.

Creative forms:
(female) Geana, Gine, ..

(male) Gianay, Gine, ..

Middle name pairings:
Giana Justyce (G.J.), ..

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)

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 #880. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Giana (#880 from recent data) are Gia (#373 from recent data), Gianna (#96), Giovanna (#811), Jana (#1011), 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 0.31%, down 34.9%). Gianna has historically been popular among parents, though Giovanna has become trendy as well over time, while versions such as Janna have lost favor.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Giana, Gia, Gianna, Giovanna, Jana in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Janna, Johna, Johnna, Jonna in U.S.

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

Similar Names

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, Mina, Oriana, Qiana, Riana, Rihana, Sana, Seana, Siana, Siena, Sina, Tiana, Tina, Viana, Vina, Viona, Yoana and Zigana. These names tend to be more frequently used than Giana.

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