Oriana

First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Oriana

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     English
60%
     Greek
40%

User Submitted Meanings

  • A user from Massachusetts, United States says the name Oriana is of English origin and means "Helper".
  • According to a user from Illinois, United States, the name Oriana is of Greek origin and means "Oriana is a old world Greek name meaning Rising Sun or First Sunlight.".
  • A user from Florida, United States says the name Oriana means "Gift of God".
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  1. annatto (dye)

Notable Persons Named Oriana

Oriana Fallaci was a journalist, author, and political interviewer. Oriana was born on June 29th, 1929 in Florence. She left this life on September 15th, 2006.

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Oriana was born on May 25th, 1958.

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Oriana was born on May 5th, 1994.

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How popular is the baby name Oriana in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1966 8 8 0
1968 5 5 0
1969 14 14 0
1970 15 15 0
1971 10 10 0
1972 13 13 0
1973 8 8 0
1974 16 16 0
1975 18 18 0
1976 18 18 0
1977 32 32 0
1978 20 20 0
1979 28 28 0
1980 36 36 0
1981 27 27 0
1982 23 23 0
1983 26 26 0
1984 20 20 0
1985 23 23 0
1986 30 30 0
1987 36 36 0
1988 37 37 0
1989 47 47 0
1990 39 39 0
1991 60 60 0
1992 55 55 0
1993 61 61 0
1994 70 70 0
1995 80 80 0
1996 81 81 0
1997 117 117 0
1998 132 132 0
1999 103 103 0
2000 102 102 0
2001 103 103 0
2002 89 89 0
2003 150 150 0
2004 101 101 0
2005 77 77 0
2006 77 77 0
2007 101 101 0
2008 79 79 0
2009 85 85 0
2010 98 98 0
2011 85 85 0
2012 44 44 0
2013 76 76 0
2014 97 97 0
2015 103 103 0
2016 122 122 0
2017 108 108 0
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Oriana

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Popularity of Oriana as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Oriana

  • How Popular is the name Oriana? Oriana is the 5,217th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Oriana have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,005 babies born with the first name Oriana in the United States. That's more than enough people named Oriana to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Oriana? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1966 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Oriana first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Oriana is Tuesday, February 17th, 1880.
  • What year had the most people named Oriana born? The highest recorded use of the first name Oriana was in 2003 with a total of 150 babies.
  • Random Oriana Factoid: According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Oriana is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 2009.
  • Weird things about the name Oriana: Your name in reverse order is Anairo. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aiarno. How do you pronounce that?

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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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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