"lady of heaven"

Inanna Origin and Meaning

The name Inanna is a girl's name meaning "lady of heaven".

An ancient Mesopotamian goddess of love, war and justice, with a name that fits modern tastes. In recent years it has become a rare but steady fixture near the bottom of the charts, and feels full of potential for parents looking for an offbeat name from mythology.

Famous People Named Inanna

  • Inanna SarkisYouTube comedian and personality

Inanna in Pop Culture

  • Inanna is the Sumerian goddess of sexual love and procreationcalled the Queen of Heaven. She is also thought to be skilled in war and politics and is often depicted with lions to represent her courage and prowess.