Yana

Yana - A very unique female name



  Jul 16,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Yana appeared on the charts for the first time in 1971 on position #3075. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Yana and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Yana? 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 Yana. The baby girl name Yana was given to 51 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1997 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 27,711 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Yana peaked in popularity 9 years ago in 2010 on position 1936.



Famous with this name

Yana Poplavskaya
Yana Titova
Yana Troyanova


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Yana is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Yana is currently topping the baby name charts in Washington at position #585 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #3,633.

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 Yana is where you live.


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Yana origin and meaning

Yana is a 4 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Yana, pop culture references for the name Yana and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Yana

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

Yoana / Yuna / Yohana / Yoanna / Yeimi / Yunuen / Yen / Yeni / Yumi / Yohanna /

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
20121997
20112500
20101936
20092104
20082438
20072063
20062166
20052132
20042587
20032638
20022662
20013679
20004450
19993337
19984152
19974030
19964812
19803669
19763234
19713075

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Washington585
Illinois1438
New York1734
California1920
Florida1958
Texas3633

Even more about Yana


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 Yana 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 Yana?

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
2010
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Yana
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 27,711
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1971
2012 births +51

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