What does Rona mean?
Rona /rona/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Old Norse origin, and the meaning of Rona is "rough island". Used as a variant of Rhona in Britain. Gossip columnist Rona Barrett.
Rona has 1 more alternative form via Rhona: Roana.Kreatif forms: Raena, Runa. [more]
How popular is Rona?
Rona is a very popular first name for females (#1525 out of 4276, Top 36%) and a slightly less popular surname for all people (#92601 out of 150436, Top 62%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Rona for girls. Rona was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its peak position of #909 in the U.S. during the years 1960-1969, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of Rona and corresponding names. Ronna is the only other prominent varying form of Rona. These girl names were at the height of their popularity during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.046%) and are now less popular. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Rona is pronounced similarly to Raina▼, Rana, Ranae, Ranay, Rani, Rania, Ranna, Rayna, Rayona, Reena, Reina, Rena▼, Renae▼, Renay, Rene▼, Reyna▲, Riana, Rina, Rinah, Riona, Rionna, Roanna, Ronae, Ronay, Ronee, Roni, Ronni, Ronny, Rowena▼, Rowina and Ryana. Other recommended similar baby names are Dona▼, Iona▼, Jona, Lona▼, Mona▼, Nona▼, Oona, Rama, Rima, Roba, Roda, Rohana, Roma▼, Romea, Romi, Romma, Romy, Ronda▼, Rora, Rosa▼, Rowan▲, Roya, Roza, Rynn, Tona, Yona and Zona▼. These names tend to be less frequently used than Rona.