What does Mariana mean?
Mariana /mar-i-ana/ as a girls' name is of Latin derivation, and the name Mariana means "star of the sea; grace". Mariana is a version of Marian (French, Latin, Hebrew). Mariana is also a variant of Marianne (French, Latin, Hebrew). Mariana is also used as a form of Mary (Latin).
Mariana▲ has 44 more different relations via Marian, Marianne, Mary: Malia▲, Mara▲, Marella, Maren, Maretta, Maria, Mariam▲, Marianda, Mariane, Mariann▼, Marice, Maridel, Marie▼, Mariel▼, Mariela▼, Mariella, Marien, Marietta▼, Marilee▼, Marilin, Marilla, Marilyn▲, Marin, Marion▼, Mariska, Marita, Maritsa, Maritza▼, Marja, Marjan, Marla▼, Marya, Maryam▲, Maryan, Maryann▼, Maryanne▼, Marysa, Marysia, Maurine▼, Maurita, Maurizia, Mayria, Miriam and Murial.Kreatif forms: Mariasa, Marriana. [more]
How popular is Mariana?
Mariana is a very prominent first name for women (#931 out of 4276, Top 22%) and also a very prominent surname for all people (#70473 out of 150436, Top 47%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Mariana for girls. Mariana was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its peak position of #165 in the U.S. in the year 2005, and is presently at #331. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the girl name Mariana and corresponding names. Malia (#345 in 2014), Mara (#695), Maren, Maria (#115), Mariam (#568), Marian, Mariann, Marianna (#868), Marianne, Marie (#579), Mariel, Mariela, Marietta, Marilee, Marilyn (#405), Marin, Marion, Marita, Maritza, Marla, Mary (#120), Maryam (#597), Maryann, Maryanne, Maurine and Miriam (#305) are the prominent variation forms of Mariana (#331 in 2014) appearing in the Top 1000. These forms of Mariana were favored during 1950-1959 (usage of 0.394%) and are somewhat less conventional today (usage 0.225%, ▼42.9%), with versions such as Marie, Mariela, Maritza, Marla and Maurine falling out of style. Malia, Mara, Mariam, Mariana, Marilyn and Maryam, with Mariana enjoying a rekindling in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Mariana▲ is pronounced similarly to Mareena, Mareina, Marena, Marina▼, Marinna, Maroona, Meiriona, Merona, Merrona, Mirana, Miriana, Morena, Morwena, Morwina and Morwinna. Other suggested similar baby names are Carlana, Dahiana, Dariane, Dhariana, Farina, Galiana, Kariann, Marieanne, Marika, Marilda, Marlaina, Marlayna, Marna, Martina▼, Marvina, Maryon, Maurianne, Mavina, Meirna, Mirjana, Mirna, Muirna, Myrene, Myrna▼ and Taziana. These names tend to be less commonly used than Mariana.