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What does Luana mean?

Luana /lu-a-na/ as a girls' name is pronounced loo-AHN-ah. It is of Hawaiian origin, and the meaning of Luana is "enjoyment". Also contemporary blends based on Lou or Louise with Ann or Anna. In Italy, use of the name was inspired by a film of the 1930s.

Associated with: blends

Variations

Luana has 12 variants: Lewanna, Louann, Louanna, Louanne, Luanda, Luane, Luann, Luanna, Luannah, Luanne, Luannie and Luwana.

Luana has 15 more related forms via Ann, Anna, Lou, Louise: Ana, Hania, Lluisa, Lola, Louisa, Louiza, Lu, Luella, Luisa, Luise, Lujza, Lula, Lulita, Lulu and Nani.

Luana has 1 masculine form: Luano.

Kreatif forms:
(female) Luala, Luava, ..

(male) Luany, Luny, ..

How popular is Luana?

Luana is a very prominent first name for females (#2095 out of 4276, Top 49%) but an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

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Ranking and usage % can show different trends depending on the distribution of names that year.

Shown below is the birth name history of Luana for girls. Luana was first listed in 1920-1929 and reached its highest position of #910 in the U.S. during 1940-1949, but is not in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2014)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Luana name in U.S.

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

Anna (#34 from recent data), Ana (#222), Lola (#236), Ann (#945), Louisa (#973), Louise (#1219), Luisa (#1310), Luella (#1509), Luanne, Lula, Lulu, Luanna, Luann, Louann, Louanne, Lou, Lu and Louanna are the popular alternative forms of Luana. Other forms, like Louiza, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Luana was common among parents a century ago (average #898) and is now significantly reduced (#1497, 92.4%), with versions such as Louisa becoming somewhat dated.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Luana, Ana, Ann, Anna, Lola in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lou, Louann, Louanna, Louanne, Louisa in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Louise, Lu, Luann, Luanna, Luanne in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Luella, Luisa, Lula, Lulu in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Luana is pronounced similarly to Laina, Lana, Lanae, Lanie, Lannah, Lanny, Leanna, Leena, Leeona, Leiana, Leni, Lenna, Leona, Leonia, Leowna, Lewana, Leyna, Liahna, Lianna, Lina, Linna, Lonna, Lynah, Lynea and Lynnea. Other recommended names are Auina, Avana, Ciana, Dana, Deana, Duana, Duayna, Dwana, Dyana, Edana, Elana, Gana, Ilana, Ioana, Ivana, Jana, Juana, Jumana, Kiana, Lada, Lane, Lara, Laurana, Leala, Lean, Leann, Leanza, Leasa, Liane, Liann, Lorna, Luba, Lucia, Lucyna, Lucza, Luiza, Lusca, Luziana, Muna, Qiana, Rana, Roana, Ryana, Sana, Seana, Shana, Suzana, Teana, Tiana and Viana. These names tend to be less commonly used than Luana.


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