What does Roxanna mean?
Roxanna /rox-an-na/ [3 sylls.] as a name for girls. Roxanna's root is Persian, and the meaning of the name Roxanna is "dawn". Roxanna is an alternate form of Roxanne (Persian). Rosana is a common last name.
How popular is Roxanna?
Roxanna is a very popular first name for women (#1195 out of 4276, Top 28%) but a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Roxanna for girls. Roxanna reached its apex rank of #697 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Roxanna and affiliated names. Roxie, Roxy, Roxanne, Roxane, Roxann and Roxana are the popular variation forms of Roxanna ranked in the Top 1000. Forms like Ruksana are uncommon. These girl names reached the height of their popularity during 1950-1959 (usage of 0.3033%) and are now significantly less popular, with forms like Roxann, Roxana, Roxane, Roxanna and Roxanne falling out of fashion. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Roxanna▼ is pronounced similarly to Rexana and Rexanna. Other recommended similar baby names are Rexanne, Roanna, Rohanna, Rosana, Rosanna▼, Rosannah, Rosanne▼, Roseanna, Rossanna, Royanna, Rozanna, Rozanne and Rozeanna. These names tend to be less frequently used than Roxanna.