Ioana is a variant of Iolana (Hawaiian and English).
Ioana is also a variant of Iona (English and Scottish).
Ioana is also a variant of Jane (English) in the Romanian and Slavic languages.
Ioana is also a variant of Joan (English) in the Romanian language.
Ioana is also a variant of Joanna (English and Polish).
See also the related form, Yoana (Basque and Slavic).
Ioana is rare as a baby girl name. It is not listed in the top 1000. Out of the family of girl names directly linked to Ioana, Joanna was the most regularly used in 2012.
Baby names that sound like Ioana include Ioane, Ioanna, Iuana, Ayamea, Ayameah, Ayamee, Eujanie, Eunoma, Eunomah, Jamuna, Janaya, Jania, Janiah, Janina, Janiya, Janoa, Janowa, Janowah, Joannah, and Johana.
† English pronunciation for Ioana: Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; W as in "we (W.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"