What does Yana mean?
Associated with: gracious.
(female) Yane, Yania, ..
(male) Yany, Yasa, .. Middle name pairings:
Yana Kaia (Y.K.), ..
How popular is Yana?
Yana is an uncommonly occurring given name for women but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#132259 out of 150436, Top 88%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Yana entered the list in 2015 and reached its top position of #1979 in the U.S. then. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. The only other popular alternative form of Yana (#1979 the previous year) rated in the Top 2000 is Yoana. Other variants, like Yanna, are seldom used. These relations of Yana were favored by parents today (average #1989).
Yana is alike in pronunciation to Aanya, Aenya, Anna▼, Annah, Anni, Anny, Ayanna▼, Eena, Enaya, Ennya, Iana, Ianna, Inaya, Inya, Ioanah, Iona▼, Ionia, Juana, Oni, Oonah, Una▼, Unah, Wina, Yionna and Yona. Other recommended names are Adana, Avana, Byna, Dana▼, Deana▼, Dhana, Dina▼, Dwana, Faina, Fauna, Gana, Gayna, Gena▼, Hajna, Hana▲, Ilana, Ivana, Jana▼, Joana▼, Jona, Kena, Lana▲, Leana, Liana▲, Lona▼, Luna▲, Moana, Nana, Rana, Rayna▲, Ryana, Sana, Seana, Sina, Tahna, Taina, Tana, Tina▼, Vana, Vyna, Yaira, Yalena, Yann, Yara, Yaryna, Ysanna, Yuma, Zaina, Zana and Zina. These names tend to be more commonly used than Yana.See names in meaning and etymology.