What does Sana mean?
Sana /sana/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced sa-NAH. It is of Arabic and Hindi origin, and the meaning of Sana is "brilliant; praise".
Related girl name: Sanna.
VariationsKreatif forms: Sinna, Suna. [more]
How popular is Sana?
Sana is a somewhat popular first name for females (#4113 out of 4276, Top 96%) and an even more popular surname for both adults and children (#51458 out of 150436, Top 34%). (2000 U.S. Census)
The only prominent variation form of Sana (unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000 is Sanna. These names are not widely used as names for baby girls. Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of Sana and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Sana is alike in pronunciation to Ciana, Sannah, Sanny, Seana, Seanna, Sena▼, Siana, Sianna, Siena▲, Signa, Sina▼, Sonia▼, Sonja▼, Sonya▼, Xena▼, Zahna, Zaina, Zana, Zanna, Zayna, Zena▼, Zina, Zona▼ and Zyna. Other suggested similar baby names are Dana▼, Gana, Hana▼, Iana, Jana▼, Lana▲, Nana, Rana, Saba, Sada, Sam, Sami, Samia, Samma, Samya, San, Sanda, Santa▼, Sara, Sasa, Sean, Shaena, Shaina▼, Shan, Shan-, Shana▼, Shanae▼, Shanah, Shanay, Shane, Shanea, Shani, Shania▼, Shanna▼, Shauna▼, Shawna▼, Shayna▼, Shena, Shona, Shuna, Sian, Sima, Sine, Soma, Syma, Tana▼, Vana and Yana. These names tend to be less frequently used than Sana.