"to climb like a vine"

Liana Origin and Meaning

The name Liana is a girl's name of French origin meaning "to climb like a vine".

Liana is a pretty and graceful name — it's a flowering tropical vine — that may be making a quiet comeback.

# 479 in the US

Liana Rank in US Top 1000

# 460 on Nameberry

Liana Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Liana Popularity

Famous People Named Liana

  • Liana LiberatoAmerican actress
  • Liana KerznerCanadian TV personality
  • Liliana "Liana" BurgessItalian translator; wife of novelist Anthony Burgess
  • LianaGabriela Ungur, Romanian tennis player
  • Liana DrahováSlovak figure skater

Liana in Pop Culture

  • Lianacharacter in movie "Barbie and the Diamond Castle"
  • Lianacharacter in Shannon Hale book "Princess Academy"