Gender: Male Meaning of Dana: "from Denmark" Origin of Dana: English

Dana Origin and Meaning

The name Dana is a boy's name of English origin meaning "from Denmark".

Baby girl Danas outnumber baby boys with the name nearly ten to one. But Dana is an attractive, sleek name that can certain work for babies of either gender.

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Pop Culture References for the name Dana


snowsbeloved Says:


My cousin is married to a man named Dana. I like it for both genders but most likely not use it.

MaraTaylor Says:


This is both my fathers, and grandfathers middle names, it's also my little sisters first name.