Meaning and Name Origin
Idania \i-da-nia\ as a girls' name is of Old German and Greek derivation, and the name Idania means "hardworking". Idania is a variant of Ida (Old German, Greek): also possibly from an Old English expression for "prosperous, happy". Unique as a name for babies.
Idania has 1 different form via Ida: Idette.
Idania is an uncommon given name for women. Idania is an equally rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Idania and corresponding names. The only popular variation form of Idania (#unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000 is Ida. Adoption of this girl name was at its most widespread during 1880-1889 and is now significantly lower, with the version Ida becoming less stylish. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Idania is alike in pronunciation to Adana, Adanna, Adonia, Edana, Edenia, Idiana, Idina, Idona, Idonea, Idonia, Idonie, Idonna, Iduna and Idunna. Other suggested similar baby names are Idalia, Ilania and Ivania. These names tend to be more frequently used than Idania.