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Santana (girl)

What does Santana mean?

Santana Pronunciation of Santana [san-tana] as a girls' name (also used more regularly as boys' name Santana) is of Spanish origin, and the meaning of Santana is "holy". Name of a rock band famous in the 60s and 70s.

Associated with: rock.

Variations

Santana has 1 variant: Santa.

1 masculine form: Sinclair.

Creative forms:
(female) Santala, Santasa, ..

(male) Sansan, Santaso, ..

Middle name pairings:
Santana Raeleigh (S.R.), ..

How popular is Santana?

Santana is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2504 out of 4276, Top 59%) and an even more prominent surname for all people (#710 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Santana entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its top position of #851 in the U.S. in the year 1992, and is presently at #1748. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Santana name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Santana outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its variant form and related girl names. The only other prominent variation form of Santana (#1748 the previous year) rated in the Top 2000 is Santa. These relations of Santana were at the peak of their popularity 23 years ago (average #1425) and are somewhat less widespread today.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Santana, Santa in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Santana and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Bastiana, Cantara, Chandana, Danna, Dantina, Daviana, Eanna, Gaetana, Galiana, Hanina, Ianna, Jadeana, Janna, Katana, Lajuana, Lantana, Lantanna, Mariana, Matana, Montana, Montanna (see Montana), Nanna, Natana, Rachana, Rayana, Sabinna (see Sabina), Sabryna, Sadina, Sahbina (see Sabina), Salina, Samara, Sammara, Sancha, Sancia, Sanda, Sandera, Sandra, Sandria, Sandrina, Sanna, Sannah, Sanny, Santsia, Saraia, Sarinna, Satin, Satina, Savana, Savanah, Savanna, Savhanna, Savina, Shalana, Shana, Shannan, Shantoya, Shastina, Shayana, Siana, Silvana, Sinthia, Sintra, Sirvana, Solana, Stasa, Svetlana, Synthia, Tashana, Tatiana, Tatjana, Vanina, Waltina, Wanna, Yanna and Zanna. These names tend to be less frequently used than Santana.

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