Meaning and Name Origin
Tunna \t(un)-na\ as a name for girls. Tunna's root is Latin. Tunna is a form of Antonia (Latin): feminine of Anthony, used since classical times, when it was a common Roman feminine family name. Unique as a birth name for females.
Tunna has 30 more alternative forms via Antonia: Anteunette, Anthonia, Anthony, Antoinetta, Antoinette▼, Antonella, Antonetta, Antonette▼, Antonie, Antonietta, Antonija, Antonina▼, Antonine, Antonique, Antonisha, Antoniya, Antonnette, Antonya, Netta, Nettie▼, Netty, Onita, Teunisje, To, Toinette, Tonechka, Tonette, Toos, Toosje and Tunke.
Tunna is an unusual first name for females. Tunna is an equally unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Tunna and affiliated names. Prominent variation forms of Tunna (#unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000 are Anthony, Antoinette, Antonetta, Antonette, Antonia (#975 last year), Antonietta, Antonina, Netta, Nettie, Toni, Tonia and Tonya. These girl names were at the peak of their popularity during 1970-1979 and are now significantly less popular, with versions such as Antonina, Nettie, Toni, Tonia and Tonya becoming somewhat dated. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Tunna is pronounced similarly to Tahna, Taina, Tana▼, Tanea, Tania▼, Tanja, Tanya▼, Tawna, Teana, Teanna, Teena▼, Teina, Tena▼, Teona, Teonna, Teyna, Tiana▲, Tianna▼, Tina▼, Tonnya, Tyana and Tyanna. Other recommended similar baby names are Gunna, Thana, Tiona and Tionna. These names tend to be more commonly used than Tunna.