Meaning and name origin
Mina \m(i)-na\ as a girl's name is pronounced MEE-nah. It is of German origin, and the meaning of Mina is "love". Name endings (-mina and -mena) used as independent names. Min and Meena are Irish Gaelic names meaning "smooth, fine, small". Magazine editor Min Hogg.
Mina is a very popular first name for females (#1029 out of 4276, Top 24%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#17232 out of 88799, Top 19%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Mina for girls. Mina reached its highest rank of #223 in the U.S. in 1880-1889. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Mina and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Carmen (#383), Mina (#687), Wilhelmina, Minnie, Minna and Carmel. (2014 statistics).
Mina▼ is also pronounced similarly to Manya, Minny, Miyana, Moina, Mona▼, Monah, Monay, Monna, Mouna, Moyna and Muna. Other suggested similar baby names are Aina, Bina, Dina▼, Fina, Gina▼, Jina, Kina, Lina▼, Mahina, Mdina, Mia▲, Mica, Mika, Mila▲, Mim, Mima, Mimi, Mimma, Minda, Minne, Minta▼, Mira▲, Mirna, Miya, Mone, Nina, Rina, Sina▼, Tina▼, Vina▼, Wina and Zina. These names tend to be less commonly used than Mina.