Meaning and Name Origin
Granata \g-rana-ta, gr(a)-nata\ as a girls' name is a variation of Garnet (Middle English): a dark red gemstone named for the pomegranate that the garnet crystals resemble. Unique as a name for newborns.
Granata has 1 more related form via Garnet: Garnette.
Granata is a rare given name for females but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#11702 out of 88799, Top 13%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the girl name Granata and related names. Garnet is the only popular related form of Granata (#unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000. This girl name was at the apex of its popularity during the years 1910-1919 and has become much less widespread since, with the form Garnet becoming less fashionable. (2014 Birth Statistics)