Meaning and name origin
Leana \le(a)-na\ as a girl's name is of Norman, English and French origin, and the meaning of Leana is "to twine around". Leana is a variant of Aileen (Norman): Scottish variant of Eileen; also variant of Evelyn. Also a variant of Leanna (English): possibly derived from an Irish Gaelic form of Helen; most likely a blend of Lee and Anna. Leana is also used as a variant of Liana (French).
Leana is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2331 out of 4276, Top 55%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Leana for girls. Leana reached its highest rank of #993 in the U.S. in 1880-1889. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Leana and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Lena (#279), Aileen (#562), Liana (#582), Eileen (#711), Leanna (#725), Lina (#767) and Leana. (2014 statistics).
Leana is also pronounced similarly to Laina, Lana▲, Lanae, Lanah, Lanai, Lani, Lanna, Leena, Leenah, Leeona, Leina, Lenae, Lenai, Lenna▼, Lenya, Leona▼, Leoni, Leonia, Leowna, Lewana, Lewanna, Leyna, Linna, Lona▼, Lonna, Luana, Luanna, Luna▲, Luwana, Lyna and Lynna. Other suggested similar baby names are Deana▼, Geana, Jeana▼, Keana, Lane, Leala, Leanda, Leann▼, Leanne▼, Leanza, Leasa, Leeann▼, Lene, Leone▼, Levana, Liane, Liann, Luane, Luann▼, Seana and Teana. These names tend to be less commonly used than Leana.