Ariana

Pronunciation: a-hre-e-a-hna
Origin: Greece
gender-female
Author

Emmy Samtani

Emmy Samtani

Emmy is the founder of Kiindred and mother to 3 little ones. Over the last 4 years, she has worked with some of the most credible experts in the parenting space and is a keen contributor on all things parenthood.
Region Origin: Europe, Asia

Ariana is a feminine name with various meanings and origins. The name is primarily of Greek origin, meaning "most holy". It is derived from the Ancient Greek name Ariadne, which is associated with "excellence" and "pure" or "sacred". Additionally, Ariana has roots in Welsh, where it means "silver". The name also has connections to the Old Persian word "airiyanem," which means "[The Land of] the Aryans". Ariana has several variants, including Ariadna (Spanish/Russian/Polish), Ariane (German), Arianne (French), and Arianna (Italian). The name is mostly used as a feminine name, with its origins in the Greek female name Ariadne. Some notable people named Ariana include Ariana Grande, a popular singer, and Ariana DeBose, an actress.

Ariana Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Ariana is currently #207 on Kiindred
gender-female Girl: Ariana is currently #102 on Kiindred Girl Names
gender-male Overall Unique: Ariana is currently #204 on Kiindred Unique Names
gender-female Girl Unique: Ariana is currently #102 on Kiindred Girl Unique Names

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Famous People Named Ariana

  • Ariana Grande: Ariana Grande is an American singer, songwriter, and actress known for her hit songs "Thank U, Next," "7 Rings," and "Positions," and her roles in television series like "Victorious."
  • Ariana DeBose: Ariana DeBose is an American actress, singer, and dancer known for her roles in the musical "Hamilton" and the film "West Side Story," for which she won an Academy Award.
  • Ariana Richards: Ariana Richards is an American actress and painter known for her role as Lex Murphy in the film "Jurassic Park."
  • Ariana Berlin: Ariana Berlin is an American artistic gymnast and dancer known for her remarkable comeback to gymnastics after a serious car accident, which inspired the film "Full Out."
  • Ariana Kukors: Ariana Kukors is an American former competitive swimmer and world record-holder in the 200-meter individual medley.