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Gender: Female

The name Ayana is a girl's name . Ayana and is often added to user-created lists like Beautiful but Rare Girl's names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Quick Question Thread?!".

From the experts:

With possible roots in Arabic and Japanese, Ayana is a cross-cultural possibility. Both Ayana and Ayanna enjoyed a spike of popularity in the 1990s, but have faded since then.

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Famous People Named Ayana

Ayana Taketatsu, Japanese singer and actress
Ayana, Japanese singer-songwriter
Ayana D’Nay Walker, American basketball player
Ayana Tsubaki, Japanese transgender TV personality
Ayana V. Jackson, American photographer
Paloma Ayana Stoecker aka Delilah, British singer-songwriter

Pop Culture References for the name Ayana

"Ayana," short story by Stephen King and its main character, a blind girl with healing powers
Ayana, Ethiopian for "beautiful flower"