Liyana - girls name

Liyana name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 97%

Liyana name meaning:

The name Liyana is of Arabic origin and has several meanings associated with it. In Arabic, Liyana means "softness" or "tenderness," which reflects the gentle and nurturing nature often attributed to individuals with this name. It can also mean "soft, gentle voice" or "beautiful melody," emphasizing the harmonious and melodious qualities of those named Liyana.

In addition to its Arabic roots, Liyana is also a popular name in Swahili, where it means "born during rainy season" or "a beautiful and precious gift." This meaning suggests a connection to nature and symbolizes the arrival of something special and cherished. Overall, the name Liyana conveys a sense of delicacy, beauty, and gracefulness.

Individuals named Liyana often possess a calm and soothing demeanor, and they are known for their ability to bring comfort and tranquility to others. They are compassionate, empathetic, and have a strong sense of intuition. These characteristics make them natural caretakers and nurturers, often drawn to careers in fields such as healthcare, counseling, or teaching. Liyana's beauty and elegance extend beyond their physical appearance, as they possess inner qualities that radiate warmth and serenity, making them a joy to be around.


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Overall UK ranking: 188 out of 5581

272 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (442)

Historical popularity of Liyana

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