Ariana - girls name

Ariana name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 97%

Ariana name meaning:

The name Ariana is of Persian origin and holds multiple meanings. One interpretation is that it comes from the root word "Aria," meaning "noble" or "exalted." Thus, Ariana can be seen as a name that represents nobility, elegance, and high social status. Another possible meaning is derived from the Greek word "Arianē," which translates to "very holy" or "most holy." This interpretation suggests a connection to spirituality and divine purity.

The name Ariana gained popularity in modern times due to its association with the American singer Ariana Grande. As a result, it has become widely recognized and beloved as a name for baby girls. It carries a sense of sophistication and a touch of glamour. Overall, Ariana is a name that evokes a sense of grace, dignity, and spiritual beauty, making it a meaningful and attractive choice for parents seeking a name with depth and significance.

Origin: Greek

Very holy one.

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Overall UK ranking: 142 out of 5581

354 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (177)

Historical popularity of Ariana

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