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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Yanna

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  • A submission from Pennsylvania, United States says the name Yanna means "Love" and is of African origin.
  • A submission from South Carolina, United States says the name Yanna means "God is gracious" and is of Hebrew origin.
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Notable Persons Named Yanna

Yanna Lavigne is an actress and model. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2010 to 2010. Yanna was given the name Yanna Lavigne Inagaki on November 29th, 1989 in Osasco.


Yanna was born in 1970 in Jamaica.


Yanna Darili is a model, actress, journalist, producer, television presenter, fitness expert, model (people), actor, and television producer. Yanna was born in New York.


Yanna was born in 1969. Yanna is also known as Yanna Hadatty Mora.


Yanna was born on August 8th, 1985.


Yanna was born in 1976.


Where is the name Yanna popular?

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Popularity of Yanna as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Yanna U.S.
  White 89.35% 64.26%
  African American 2.31% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.78% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.78% 16.26%

Of Last Name Yanna

People with the last name Yanna are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Yanna

  • How Popular is the name Yanna? Yanna is the 16,627th most popular name of all time. As a last name Yanna was the 86,314th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Yanna have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 483 babies born with the first name Yanna in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yanna 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 Yanna? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1971 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Yanna first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yanna is Sunday, January 6th, 1884.
  • What year had the most people named Yanna born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yanna was in 2009 with a total of 33 babies.
  • Random Yanna Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yanna is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2015.
  • Weird things about the name Yanna: Your name in reverse order is Annay. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aanyn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Yanna? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 216 people with the last name Yanna.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Yanna? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Yanna as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.4m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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