Yona

Yona - A very unique male name



  Dec 11,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Yona appeared on the charts for the first time in 1997 on position #3083. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Yona and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Yona? 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 Yona. The baby boy name Yona was given to 21 baby boys in 2012, ranking #2293 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 78,146 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Yona peaked in popularity 7 years ago in 2012 on position 2293.



Famous with this name

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Yona is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Yona is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #881 - and is the least popular in New Jersey at position #943.

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 Yona is where you live.


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Yona origin and meaning

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

Similar to Yona

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

Yonah / Yohan / Yoni / Yanni / Yan / Yianni / Yuma / Yoneo / Yohann / Yama /

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
20122293
20112870
20102924
20093218
20084402
20073191
20063713
20044249
20032994
20023347
20013920
20003881
19983664
19973083

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York881
New Jersey943

Even more about Yona


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 Yona 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 male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Yona?

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
2012
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Yona
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 78,146
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1997
2012 births +21

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