Damiana - Meaning of Damiana
[ 4 syll. da-mia-na, dam-i-ana ] The baby girl name Damiana is pronounced D-ahMAYAE-N-aa- †. Damiana's origin is Old Greek, and its use, Italian. The meaning of Damiana is 'tamer'. It is derived from the word daman which is of the meaning 'to tame, to subdue, to kill'. Damiana is the feminine version of the English, German, Polish, and Russian Damian.
Forms of Damiana include the name Damiane, the name Damianna, the name Damianne, the name Damien, the name Damienne, the Slavic Damijana, the name Damiona, the name Damon, the name Damyana, and the name Demion.
Another variant of the name is the English contracted form Damia.
Damiana is uncommon as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.
† English pronunciation for Damiana: D as in "day (D.EY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AY as in "side (S.AY.D)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"