Una

Una - A very unique female name



  Mar 28,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Una, meaning one; also, lamb, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #547. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Una and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Una? 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 Una. The baby girl name Una was given to 11 baby girls in 2012, ranking #3908 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 128,477 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Una peaked in popularity 99 years ago in 1918 on position 471.



Famous with this name

Una Stubbs
Una Merkel
Grace Una


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Una is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Una is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #2,564 - and is the least popular in California at position #3,477.

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 Una is where you live.


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Una origin and meaning

Una is a 3 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means one; also, lamb. To see famous people named Una, pop culture references for the name Una and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Una

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

Uma / Uyen / Umeno /

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
20123908
20115702
20104890
20093592
20083996
20074042
20063924
20053514
20044417
20035458
20014438
20003703
19984869
19954067
19843791
19743085
19713058
19702060
19692874
19682196
19662285
19652020
19642300
19631959
19621885
19612594
19602553
19592495
19582151
19571762
19532255
19521921
19492110
19482124
19472145
19461777
19451393
19431450
19421370
19411158
1940769
1939892
1938706
1937889
1936747
1935686
1934693
1933641
1932678
1931689
1930646
1929732
1928712
1927708
1926644
1925617
1924574
1923626
1922521
1921488
1920495
1919479
1918471
1917556
1916509
1915537
1914475
1913547
1912474
1911631
1910547

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York2564
California3477

Even more about Una


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 Una 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 Una?

2 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
1918
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Una
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 128,477
Letter count 3
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +11

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