What does Miyana mean?
Miyana /miy-ana/ [3 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Miyana is "star of the sea". Miyana is an alternate spelling of Miriam (Hebrew): from Miryam. Compare last name Mana.
Miyana has 1 variant: Miyanna.more]
How popular is Miyana?
Miyana is an uncommon first name for females. Miyana is an equivalently unique last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Miyana and associated names. Popular related forms of Miyana (not ranked) are Mariam (#568 the previous year), Maryam (#597), Mimi, Miriam (#305), Mitzi and Myriam. Variants like Mirham are seldom used. Usage of these girl names reached its peak during the years 1950-1959 (usage of 0.2647%) and is almost as widespread today (usage 0.255%, ▼3.7%), but with the versions Mitzi and Myriam becoming less stylish. Mariam (#568) and Maryam (#597) are two of the more contemporarily stylish girl names in this compilation. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)