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Lana meaning and name origin

Lana \l(a)-na\ as a girl's name is pronounced LAN-ah, LAHN-ah. Variant of Alana (Old German) "precious" or (Irish, Gaelic) "little rock", or Helen (Greek) "sun ray", or (Hawaiian) "afloat; calm as still waters". The name also resembles the romantic term for wool: "laine" or "lana". Made famous by actress Lana Turner.

Lana has 4 variant forms: Lanae, Lanette, Lanna and Lanny.

Lana is also pronounced similarly to Laina, Lanah, Lanai, Laney, Lani, Lanie, Lannah, Leana, Leanah, Leanna, Leena, Leiana, Leina, Lena, Lenae, Lenah, Lenai, Lenna, Lenya, Leona, Lewana, Leyna, Liahna, Liana, Lianna, Lina, Linah, Linea, Linna, Lona, Loni, Lonna, Luana, Luanna, Luna, Luwana, Lyna, Lynae, Lynah, Lynea and Lynna. Other suggested similar baby names are Dana, Gana, Hana, Iana, Jana, Lada, Laine, Lala, Lane, Lara, Lata, Layne, Leann, Lene, Liane, Liann, Lin, Linn, Luane, Luann, Lyn, Lynn, Nana, Rana, Sana, Tana, Vana, Yana and Zana.

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Popularity of Lana

Lana is a very popular first name for females (#470 out of 4276) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#31662 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Lana name for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Lana with its variant forms and related girl baby names.


Top 1000 ranking of Lana name in U.S.
Top 100 ranking of Lana outside U.S.

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