Oceana

Oceana - A very unique female name



  Oct 17,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Oceana, meaning ocean, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1995 on position #4647. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Oceana and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Oceana? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Oceana. The baby girl name Oceana was given to 7 baby girls in 2012, ranking #4466 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 201,893 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Oceana peaked in popularity 19 years ago in 1998 on position 3089.



Famous with this name

Oceana Basílio
Greta Oceana Dethlefs


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Oceana is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Oceana is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #3,010 - and is the least popular in California at position #3,010.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Oceana is where you live.


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Oceana origin and meaning

Oceana is a 6 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means ocean. To see famous people named Oceana, pop culture references for the name Oceana and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Oceana

We've found the following names that sound similar to Oceana, sorted by popularity.

Ocean / Oksana / Okema / Oceanna /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20124466
20113679
20093967
20084568
20073603
20064164
20055483
20043507
20033354
20013738
20005039
19983089
19964635
19954647

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California3010

Even more about Oceana


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Oceana a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Oceana?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1998
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Oceana
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 201,893
Letter count 6
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1995
2012 births +7

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