[ 3 syll. mon-ta-na, mo-nt-ana ] The baby girl name Montana is also used, though less frequently, as a boy name. It is pronounced MowNTAEN-aa- †. Montana's language of origin is English and it is also predominantly used in English. It is derived from montanus meaning 'mountainous' ; mons 'mountain'. It represents the transferred use of the geographic name as a given name. See Montana for more information.
Forms of Montana include the name Montagne, the name Montaine, the name Montanah, the name Montania, the name Montanna, the French Monteen, the name Monteene, the name Montese, the name Montina, and the name Monty.
Another form of the name is the diminutive Monti.
Montana is an uncommon baby girl name. At the height of its usage in 1998, 0.026% of baby girls were named Montana. It had a ranking of #510 then. The baby name has fallen from favor since then, and is currently used only on a very modest scale. Within all girl names in its family, Montana was nevertheless the most regularly used in 2018. In the last century Montana has mainly been a baby girl name. There were 3 times more baby girls than boys who were named Montana in 1999.
Baby names that sound like Montana include Madani, Madena, Madina, Madonna, Mandana, Manhatan, Matana, Matanya, Medeni, Medina, Medini, Mituna, My-duyen, Mataniah, Maitane, Metin, Metine, Metyn, Metyne, and Middin.
† Pronunciation for Montana: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"