What does Nona mean?
Nona /nona/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced NOH-nah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Nona is "ninth". Originally used for the family's ninth baby.
How popular is Nona?
Nona is a very prominent first name for females (#860 out of 4276, Top 20%) and also a very prominent surname for all people (#70273 out of 150436, Top 47%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Nona for girls. Nona reached its apex rank of #308 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of Nona and related names. Prominent variation forms of Nona listed in the Top 1000 are Anne (#553 last year) and Nonie. These girl names were at the peak of their popularity during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.612%) and have become significantly less widespread since (usage 0.149%, down 75.7%), with the versions Anne, Nona and Nonie becoming less trendy. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Nona▼ is alike in pronunciation to Nana, Nani, Nania, Nanna, Neena, Neina, Nena, Nenna, Nina and Nyna. Other suggested similar baby names are Dona▼, Iona▼, Jona, Lona▼, Mona▼, Nan▼, Nann, Naoma, Neoma▼, Nioma, Noa, Nola▼, Nora▲, Norna, Nova▲, Oona, Rona, Tona, Yona and Zona▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Nona.