Qiana - Meaning of Qiana
[ 3 syll. qia-na, qi-ana ] The baby girl name Qiana is pronounced as Kiy-AEN-aa- †. Qiana is largely used in English and it is also derived from English origins. The name is derived from Qiana, a silky nylon fiber introduced by DuPont in 1968. It was initially intended for high-end fashion, but it eventually became popular in the 1970s as faux-silk for men's shirts widely worn in discos. The fabric name was chosen from a computer-generated list, so the meaning was not known.
Qiana is an English spelling variant of the name Kiana (English and Hawaiian).
Qiana is also a variant transcription of the name Quiana (English).
Qiana is unusual as a baby girl name. Its usage peaked modestly in 1978 with 0.022% of baby girls being named Qiana. It was #507 in rank then. The baby name has experienced a substantial fall in popularity since then, and is now of sporadic use. In 2018, among the family of girl names directly related to Qiana, Kiana was the most frequently used.
Baby names that sound like Qiana include Qianna, Quiana, Kiana, Queanee, Queani, Queeny, Quiani, Cameo, Camille, Camino, Camiño, Camio, Cammeo, Carrianne, Casina, Ceinwen, Chania, Chashmona, Chazona, and Chione.
† Pronunciation for Qiana: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"