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pinWhat does Kiana mean?

Kiana /ki-ana/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced kee-AHN-ah. It is of American origin. Modern name. May be a favored prefix name or a variant of Kian, an Irish Gaelic name meaning "ancient". Also possibly related to Anna. Kiana is especially favored in Hawaii, perhaps as a rhyming variant of the popular Keanu, a boy's name made familiar by actor Keanu Reeves. Keona is also a male name. See also Ciana and Keena.


Kiana has 17 variants: Keanna, Keiana, Keona, Keonna, Kia, Kiah, Kiahna, Kiani, Kianna, Kianni, Kiauna, Kiona, Kionah, Kioni, Kionna, Quiana and Quianna.

Kiana has 22 more different relations via Anna, Ciana, Keena: Ana, Ania, Anique, Anja, Ann, Annabeth, Annah, Annalee, Annamarie, Anneke, Annemarie, Annet, Annica, Annika, Annmarie, Anoesj, Anouska, Cianna, Hania, Keana, Keeana and Nani.

Kiana has 1 masculine form: Keon.

Kreatif forms: Kayna, Kiada, Kiaka. [more]

pinHow popular is Kiana?

Kiana is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#2611 out of 4276, Top 61%) but an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Charted below is the baby name popularity of Kiana for girls. Kiana entered the list in 1990 and reached its peak position of #190 in the U.S. in the year 1996, and is presently at #909. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Kiana name in U.S.

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

Below is a charted analysis of the usage of the girl name Kiana and corresponding names. Prominent varying forms of Kiana (#909 last year) rated in the Top 1000 are Anna (#34 last year), Ana (#222), Annika (#576), Ann (#945), Annalee (#987), Kianna, Quiana, Kia, Annmarie, Annamarie, Annemarie and Keanna. These girl names were at the height of their popularity in the year 1997 (usage of 0.3275%) and have become much less popular since (usage 0.179%, 45.3% less), with forms such as Kiana, Ann, Annemarie, Annmarie and Kianna falling out of style. Ana (#222) and Annika (#576) are two of the more contemporarily stylish baby names among these, with Ana going through a resurgence in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Kiana, Ana, Ann, Anna, Annalee in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Annamarie, Annemarie, Annika, Annmarie, Keanna in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Kia, Kianna, Quiana in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Anna, Annika outside U.S.

pinSimilar Names

Kiana is alike in pronunciation to Chiana, Kani, Kayana, Kena, Kenna, Kina, Kinna and Qiana. Other suggested similar baby names are Diana, Giana, Jiana, Kama, Kiara, Kimana, Kine, Liana, Riana, Siana, Tiana and Viana. These names tend to be less frequently used than Kiana.