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Gender: F Origin of Aitana: Spanish place-name Aitana's Popularity in 2016: #549

Aitana is the name of a Spanish mountain used by the poet Rafael Alberti for his daughter. He reportedly chose it because the mountain was his last glimpse of Spain when he went into exile after the Spanish Civil War. The name was popularized by Aitana Alberti's goddaughter and namesake, actress Aitana Sanchez-Gijan. It became one of the fastest-rising girls names in 2016, after entering the US Top 1000 in 2015, and is also among the Top 50 girls' names in Spain.

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Famous People Named Aitana

Aitana Sánchez-Gijón, Spanish actress
Aitana Derbez, daughter of Mexican actor Eugenio Derbez

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