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Morna

What does Morna mean?

Morna Pronunciation of Morna [mor-na] as a girls' name is pronounced MOR-nah. It is of Irish origin, and the meaning of Morna is "affection". See also Myrna.

Associated with: irish.

Variations

Morna has 7 alternative forms via Myrna: Meirna, Merna, Mirna, Moina, Moyna, Muirna and Murna.

Creative forms:
(female) Morma, Morra, ..

(male) Morin, Moron, ..

Middle name pairings:
Morna Shoshana (M.S.), ..

How popular is Morna?

Morna is an unusual first name for women and an unusual surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with similar and related girl names. Prominent varying forms of Morna (not ranked) are Myrna, Mirna and Merna. Adoption of these forms of Morna was at its apex 9 decades ago (median #1034), but now, the version Myrna has fallen out of fashion. Below is a charted study of the popularity of Morna and corresponding names. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Merna, Mirna, Myrna in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Morna and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Morna is pronounced similarly to Marna, Marnee, Marney, Marni, Marnia, Marnie and Marnya. Other suggested similar names are Berna, Bogna, Carna, Corina, Corona, Donna, Dorena, Dorona, Ferna, Honna, Iona, Joana, Johna, Korena, Korina, Lona, Lorena, Lorna, Lorrna, Mara, Marena, Marfa, Marga, Maria, Marina, Marja, Marla, Marne, Marta, Marva, Marya, Meena, Merona, Minna, Mira, Mirana, Mirja, Mirka, Mirta, Moana, Moia, Moira, Mona, Monah, Monna, Mora, Morag, Morela, Morena, Morene, Morgana, Moria, Morine, Morisa, Morwena, Morwina, Mouna, Moyra, Myrla, Nona, Norna, Oona, Orna, Rona, Warna, Yona, Zona and Zorina. These names tend to be more frequently used than Morna.

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