[ 3 syll. san-ta-na, sa-nt-ana ] The baby girl name Santana is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being slightly more popular. It is pronounced as SaeNTAE-N-aa- †. Santana's language of origin is Spanish and it is also predominantly used in Spanish. The name Santana means 'Saint Ana'. See Santana for more information.
Santana is an unusual baby girl name. Its usage peaked modestly in 1985 with 0.021% of baby girls being named Santana. It had a ranking of #521 then. The baby name has fallen from favor since then, and is used only on an infrequent scale today. Among all girl names in its family, Santana was nevertheless the most regularly used in 2018. Although Santana is somewhat used more commonly as a boy name today, there was a period from 1984 to 1992 that it was more popular with girls. After 2006, increasingly the name became more popular with boys than with girls.
† English pronunciation for Santana: S as in "see (S.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"