Home > Wynona


What does Wynona mean?

Wynona Pronunciation of Wynona [wynona] as a name for girls is of Native American Indian derivation, and Wynona means "first-born daughter". Wynona is a version of Winona (Native American Indian): from Sioux Indian.


Wynona has 8 variants: Wenona, Wenonah, Winnona, Winoena, Winonah, Winonna, Wynnona and Wynonna.

Creative forms:
(female) Naona, Wynna, ..

(male) Wyndon, ..

Middle name pairings:
Wynona Lorena (W.L.), ..

How popular is Wynona?

Wynona is a very prominent first name for females (#1997 out of 4276, Top 47%) but an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Wynona was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its highest rank of #787 in the U.S. in the 1930s, but is not found in the list currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Winona, Wenonah and Wenona are the prominent variation forms of Wynona ranked in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Wynnona, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Wynona was common among parents a century ago (median #1320), but now, the form Winona has become somewhat dated.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Wynona, Wenona, Wenonah, Winona in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Wynona is alike in pronunciation to Anina, Annina, Annona, Anona, Anonna and Yonina. Other recommended names are Aarona, Allona, Apona, Armona, Arnina, Breona, Byna, Canna, Cleona, Corona, Denna, Deona, Donna, Eanna, Ellona, Fyona, Ginna, Gwynna, Hanina, Honna, Illona, Jinna, Jona, Keona, Kinna, Lanna, Leeona, Lenna, Lynna, Madona, Monna, Myrna, Nenna, Nona, Nonna, Penna, Pomona, Ramona, Rayona, Rimona, Ronna, Rylina, Sanna, Shona, Simona, Sydona, Sylina, Symona, Syrena, Talona, Tyana, Tyrena, Vanina, Wahnna, Wanna, Wilona, Winola, Wonnda (see Wanda), Wyetta, Wylma, Wyn, Wynell, Wynn, Wynne, Wynter, Xylona, Yanna, Yona and Zenina. These names tend to be less frequently used than Wynona.

See names
in meaning and etymology.