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Luna Meaning


What does Luna mean?

The name Luna is of Latin origin.

The meaning of Luna is "moon".

Luna is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Lu-na.

The Given Name Luna

Luna is a form of Lucine. See Lucine for further details.

Luna is good for parents who want a name that is refined and popular.

A name fit for a child full of brilliance and familiarity, a little seeker.

Luna remains a favorite due to its memorable and fearless nature.

Luna falls into the celestial name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Luna Lovegood.

Luna Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 23 in baby name popularity for girls with 6,897 occurrences. It ranked 13,302 in baby name popularity for boys with 5 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 37 in baby name popularity for girls with 5,344 occurrences. It ranked 9,342 in baby name popularity for boys with 8 occurrences.

View the Luna Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Luna has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Luna to other names.

Luna Related Names

Luna is a form of Lucine.

Famous Lunas

  • Luna Lovegood ~ Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix character, Harry Potter character

Luna Numerology

What will your new littleLuna be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Luna are often indelible and fiery but most of all they are read more >>

Luna Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Luna.

Just for fun, see the name Luna 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 Luna in Nautical Flags page.