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What does Deena mean?

Deena Pronunciation of Deena as a girls' name is a Hebrew, Old English and Old German name, and Deena means "decoration; valley; church leader; spear ruler". Deena is a variant form of Adena (Hebrew). Deena is also a variant of Deanna (Old English): place name and occupational name. Deena is also used as a variant of Dena (Old English), and a variant of Geraldine (Old German).


ASSOCIATED WITH old english, spear (warrior), ruler (queen)


VARIANTS Dyna, Dinah, Dina, Deonna, Deona, Denni, Denna, Denia, Denah, Deeanna, Deeana, Deana, Dayana

OTHER FORMS VIA ADENA, DEANNA, DENA, GERALDINE Adene, Adina, Deane, Deann, Deanne, Deeann, Dene, Deneen, Denica, Deondra, Deonne

(female) Deeta, ..

(male) Deeda, ..

Deena Carolina (D.C.), ..

How popular is Deena?

Deena is a very prominent first name for women (#897 out of 4276, Top 21%) but an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Deena entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its peak position of #493 in the U.S. during the years 1960-1969, but is not ranked currently. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

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

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

Which version is better?

Popular related forms of Deena are Dayana (#496 IN 2018), Dina (#1398), Deanna (#1491), Adina (#1648), Geraldine (#1719), Deann, Deanne, Deeann, Deane, Dena, Deneen, Denna, Deonna, Deana, Dinah and Deeanna. Other forms, like Denica, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Deena was widespread among parents 9 decades ago (MEDIAN #1484) and is now significantly less (#1808, DOWN 87%), with versions such as Dinah falling out of fashion. Dayana is the most contemporarily stylish name for newborns in this list.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Deena, Adina, Dayana, Deana, Deane in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Deann, Deanna, Deanne, Deeann, Deeanna in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dena, Deneen, Denna, Deonna, Dina in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dinah, Geraldine in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Deena is pronounced similarly to Dagna, Danae, Danay, Dani, Danna, Danny, Denay, Deney, Deni, Denny, Dhanna, Diana, Dianna, Digna, Dinae, Dinay, Diona, Dionna, Dona, Donna, Donni, Duana, Duna, Dwana and Dwayna. Other recommended sound-alike names are Adeena, Ameena, Arena, Dea, Debra, Decia, Deeane, Deetra, Delena, Delma, Delta, Demia, Deon, Deren, Devana, Devina, Devona, Drea, Dreena, Drena, Drina, Dzana, Edeena, Eleena, Erena, Ferna, Geena, Jeana, Jeena, Jenna, Keena, Keona, Leena, Meena, Neena, Neina, Penna, Reena, Siena, Teena, Teona, Teyna, Veena, Veina, Vena, Verena, Xena, Yelena, Zeena and Zena. These names tend to be less frequently used than Deena.

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