Dana meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Dana No. of characters: 4 Gender: GirlBoyOrigin: Old English Hebrew
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Meanings: God is My Judge Judge Arbiter Learned Wise Old English From Denmark A Dane Mother of the Gods in Myths Nordic name, meaning: Danish Eastern European short form of names with "Dan" (meaning: Dane God has directed) or the ending "dana" (meaning: give) a boy name. Namesake: Dana Vávrová, Czech-German actress and director.

Dana was ranked 884 in 2016 US male names list and elevated by 0.34% from its previous ranking of 887 in 2015. Dana was ranked 647 in 2016 girls names list in US and remain unchanged from its previous ranking in 2015.

Full form of Dana : Daredevil Able Naive Active

Dana is a rare first name for a boy in England & Wales which is a rare name since 2006 and ranked 831 in 2015. Only 1483 people have Dana as their first name. Dana is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Dana was uncommon first name for a boy but is a widely used first name for a boy which is popular since 2016 and ranked 884 (0.000789% bearer) in 2016 in United States. Around 244255 people wear Dana as their first name. Anglo-Saxon Diminutive of Danielle. Comes from the word "d dn and el" means "judge and God" Feast on December 11th. Name seems a United States native name if we look into the dominance Dana showcases in the charts. 0.067575% of Americans have this given name.

Complete history of Dana
YearRankOccurence
Popular boy name in
1945299340
1946250580
1947204946
19481951020
19491901079
19501791198
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History of Dana

Dana is a male and female first name used as a short form for both Armaniac feminine form of Daniel, Daniela and Polish form Danuta. Celebrated on July 21, July 25 and December 17 in different religions. Among its bearer, Dana Rosemary Scallon, a former Irish singer and politician is prominent. Born in Syria in 409, Daniel becomes a monk and adopts the style of life of the Stylites (de stulos: column), fools of God recluse voluntarily on the top of a column, exposed to all the weather. Great characters come to consult him while climbing on the scale. He died at his post in 493 at the age of 84, after remaining 33 years on his column, without ever getting off.

Expression number of Dana is 11. Always equal to themselves, it is difficult to put them angry. Dana have high energy levels, just like a child. They are naturally calm and thoughtful, and are honest and scrupulous. Dana are highly sensitive and possess a high sense of awareness. Intelligent, imaginative, creative, dreamy, they are sometimes far from realities. Dana are gifted with a sixth-sense, in addition to discerning and inspiring qualities. Their kindness, their availability make them endearing characters. Workers, conscientious, even maniacal, they are insightful in what they undertake.

Names that rhyme with Dana Famous people named Dana
Dana Voicu in Buna! Ce faci? as Actress
Dana Jesberger in Famous as Actress
Dana Marks in Teen Maar as Actress
Loredana Groza in Fire & Ice as Actress
Loredana Bertè in Loredasia as Actress
Jordana Woodland in Dogfights over the Pacific as
Sukhmani Sadana in Kyaa Super Kool Hain Hum as Writer
Dana Bryant in Slumber Party as Actress
Dana Fradkin in Satisfaction as Actress
Loredana Detto in Il posto as Actress
Names like Dana Dana Namesakes Related Names: Dan Dana Danaé Danaë Danaëlle Danaca Danae Danaeja Danaejah Danah Danahi Danai Danaia Danaija Danaijah Danail Danaira Danaisa Danaisha Danait Dana birth name's variants comparisonComments :Benny Doi Dana is a male and female first name. In Italian it is a male name, not widespread, attested mainly in Salento, with reference to the local devotion to St. Dana. Dana is both short for Daniela (Aramaic; feminine form of Daniel ), as well as Danuta (Polish). English name, both male and female, derived from a surname that originally indicated a person Danish ; It was originally given in honor of Richard Henry Dana Jr. A variant, only female, this name is Dayna. Famous people with name Dana are Dana : singer and Irish politics, Dana : singer, dancer and South Korean actress, Dana Bartůňková : Czech actress, Dana Boonen : Belgian basketball player, Dana Brožková : orienteer czech, Dana Davis : American actress. Popularity of Dana
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