Meaning and name origin
Roxanna \rox(an)-na\ as a girl's name is of Persian origin, and the meaning of Roxanna is "dawn". Roxanna is a variant of Roxanne (Persian): Roxandra is a contemporary blend of Roxane and Alexandra, appropriate since Roxane was the Persian princess Alexander the Great married during his travels of conquest.
Roxanna is a very popular first name for females (#1195 out of 4276, Top 28%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Roxanna for girls. Roxanna reached its highest rank of #697 in the U.S. in 1960-1969. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Roxanna and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Roxanne, Roxana and Roxanna. (2014 statistics).
Roxanna is also pronounced similarly to Rexana and Rexanna. Other suggested similar baby names are Rexanne, Roanna, Rohanna, Rosana, Rosanna, Rosannah, Rosanne, Roseanna, Rossanna, Roxane, Roxann, Roxianne, Royanna, Rozanna, Rozanne and Rozeanna. These names tend to be less commonly used than Roxanna.