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Diana Meaning


What does Diana mean?

The name Diana is of Italian, English and Latin origin.

The meaning of Diana is "divine, heavenly".

Diana is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Di-a-na.

The Given Name Diana

Diana is a name with class.

A bold name, Diana possesses great character.

Diana remains a favorite due to its enchanting and appealing nature.

Diana falls into the Roman myth name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Diana Barry, and Diana degli Andalo.

Diana Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 184 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,605 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 230 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,365 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Diana has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Diana Name Popularity Page.

Diana Related Names

Variants of the name Diana include Dianna, Dyanna, Kianna.

The names Diane, Dijana, Kiahna, Kiana, Kianah, Quiana, Quianna are all forms of Diana.

Famous Dianas

  • Diana ~ Biblical Character (Acts 19:24), Roman Myth - The goddess of the hunt, animals, young girls and childbirth. (Artemis), 2 hurricanes
  • Diana Barry ~ Anne of Green Gables character
  • Diana degli Andalo ~ Saint
  • Diana Rigg ~ Actress
  • Diana Ross ~ Musician
  • Diana Taurasi ~ Basketball Player

Diana Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Diana.

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Diana Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Diana in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Diana.

Just for fun, see the name Diana in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Diana in Nautical Flags page.