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Rana - Meaning of Rana

What does Rana mean?

Meaning of the name RanaRannaRa'naaRabnaRannahRanieRandRanaraunaRaniaRanahRaniyahRaneeRanyaRanaraunaaRaunaa

[ 2 syll. ra-na, ran-a ] The baby girl name Rana is pronounced as Raa-Naa- †. Rana is used mostly in the Arabic, Iranian, Kurdish, and Turkish languages. Its language of origin is Arabic. The meaning of the name is eye-catching, nice-looking. It is derived literally from the word 'rana' meaning to gaze, to behold.

Rana has 14 derivatives that are used in English and other languages. Derivatives of Rana used in English include Ra'naa, Rabna, Ranah, Ranarauna, Ranaraunaa, Rand, Ranee, Rania, Ranie, Ranna, Rannah, and Raunaa. Foreign derivatives include the Arabic Raniyah and the Arabic Ranya.

See also the related categories, turkish, kurdish, and arabic.

Rana is rare as a baby girl name. It is not ranked within the top 1000.

Baby names that sound like Rana include Raonaid, Ronna, Raanee, Raeann, Raheem, Rahma, Rahnee, Rahni, Rahny, Raiann, Raianne, Raina, Rainee, Rainey, Raini, Rainie, Rainy, Rama, Ramaa, and Ramah.

† English pronunciation for Rana: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"


Meaning of Rana Meaning of Ra'naa Meaning of Ranya Meaning of Rannah Meaning of Ranna Meaning of Raniyah Meaning of Ranie Meaning of Rania Meaning of Ranee Meaning of Rand Meaning of Ranaraunaa Meaning of Ranarauna Meaning of Ranah Meaning of Rabna Meaning of Raunaa Meaning of Rani Meaning of Ranita Meaning of Veronica Meaning of Rowena Meaning of Raina Meaning of Ren Meaning of Renée Meaning of Rand Meaning of Randolph Meaning of Ransom
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