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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Bana

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Alt. Meaning

B is for blossom, a renewal of your spirit.

A is for aptitudes, your special capabilities shine

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

Notable Persons Named Bana

Bana Singh is a military person. His military service ended in 2000.

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Bana was a morna (music) and coladeira musician. He plays Vocals. He was most prominent from 1949 to 2013. Bana was given the name Adriano Gonçalves on March 5th, 1932 in Mindelo. Bana is also known as Bana. He left this life on July 13th, 2013.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Bana

Eric Bana is an actor and comedian. He has been prominent since 1993. Eric was given the name Eric Banadinović on August 9th, 1968 in Melbourne.

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Bana was a morna (music) and coladeira musician. He plays Vocals. He was most prominent from 1949 to 2013. Bana was given the name Adriano Gonçalves on March 5th, 1932 in Mindelo. Bana is also known as Bana. He left this life on July 13th, 2013.

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Mariama was born on January 21st, 1987.

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Charles was born on September 9th, 1956.

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Moussa Bana is a sports team member for the Coton Sport FC de Garoua.

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Popularity of Bana as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Bana U.S.
  White 24.25% 64.26%
  African American 23.98% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 33.79% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 14.99% 16.26%

Of Last Name Bana

People with the last name Bana are most frequently White, African American, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Bana

  • How Popular is the name Bana? Bana is the 32,043rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Bana was the 55,841st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Bana have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 137 babies born with the first name Bana in the United States. That's more than enough people named Bana to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Bana? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1990 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Bana first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Bana is Saturday, March 10th, 1883.
  • What year had the most people named Bana born? The highest recorded use of the first name Bana was in 2013 with a total of 17 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Bana: Your name in reverse order is Anab. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aabn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Bana? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 367 people with the last name Bana.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Bana? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Bana as their last name since less than 1 person in 833k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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