What does Riana mean?
Riana /ri-ana/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Welsh and Irish derivation, and the meaning of the name Riana is "great queen, or goddess". Riana is an alternate form of Rhiannon (Welsh). Riana is also a derivative of Riane (Irish): feminine of Ryan.
Riana has 20 more different relations via Rhiannon, Riane, Ryan: Rheanne, Rhiane, Rhiann, Rhiannan, Rhianon, Rhyan, Rian, Riann, Rianne, Riannon, Rianon, Riayn, Ryane, Ryann▼, Ryanne, Rye, Ryen, Ryenne, Ryette and Rynn.Kreatif forms: Riada, Riasa, Runa. [more]
How popular is Riana?
Riana is an uncommonly occurring given name for females. Riana is an equally unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Rhianna, Rhiannon, Rianna, Ryan (#510 a year ago) and Ryann (#978) are the prominent alternative forms of Riana (outside Top 1000). Variants like Rianon are seldom used. These girl names were at the top of their popularity in the year 2006 (usage of 0.2632%) and have become significantly less widespread since (usage 0.1024%, down 61.1%), with the versions Rhianna, Rhiannon and Ryann becoming less trendy. Ryan (#510) is the most trendy girl name in this compilation. Shown below is an analysis of the usage of the girl name Riana and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Riana is pronounced similarly to Raina▼, Rana, Ranae, Ranay, Rani, Rania, Ranna, Rayana, Rayna, Reanna▼, Reena, Reina, Rena▼, Reyna▲, Rhona, Rina, Rinah, Riona, Rionna, Roana, Roanna, Rona and Ronna. Other recommended similar baby names are Ciana, Diana▲, Giana▲, Jiana, Kiana▼, Liana▲, Qiana, Rama, Rihana, Rima, Rohana, Siana, Tiana▲ and Viana. These names tend to be more commonly used than Riana.