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Nana - Meaning of Nana

What does Nana mean?

Meaning of the name NanaHannahAnnaAnaAniyahNinaAnnieHannaAnyaAnneAnnikaAnnNannaNanNancyNanah

[ 2 syll. na-na, nan-a ] The baby girl name Nana is also used as a boy name. It is pronounced NAA-Naa- †. Nana's origin is Hebrew and Hawaiian, and its use, English, Spanish, African, French, Japanese, and Swahili. From Hawaiian roots, its meaning is 'spring' - in this context, Nana can be used in the African, English, French, Japanese, and Swahili languages.

Nana is a diminutive of the English and Greek Ann.

Nana is also a form (English and Spanish) of Anna.

Nana is also a diminutive (African, English, French, Japanese, and Swahili) of the English, French, German, and Scandinavian Anne.

Nana is also a form (English and Japanese) of the English Nan.

Nana is also a form of the English and Dutch Nancy.

Forms of Nana include the name Nanah and the English Nanna.

See also the related categories, swahili, japanese, spanish, hawaiian, and french.

Nana is not popular as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. Within the family of girl names directly related to Nana, Anna was the most popular in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Nana include Nanna, Nonna, Naa, Naah, Nacheane, Nadjae, Naemi, Naeney, Naeni, Naenie, Naeny, Naho, Nahyd, Naime, Nami, Namy, Nanee, Naney, Nani, and Nanie.

† Pronunciation for Nana: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"

A famous person named Nana is Nana Visitor, Actress, born 26 July 1957, New York, New York.


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