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Gender: Female Meaning of Deanna: "divine" Origin of Deanna: English variation of Diana

The name Deanna is a girl's name of English origin meaning "divine". Deanna and is often added to lists like Sci-Fi Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Drop two, add one girl twins".

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Though still being used, Deanna peaked many decades ago.

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Famous People Named Deanna

Edna Mae "Deanna" Durbin, Canadian-American actress and singer
Deanna Nicole "Tweety" Nolan, American-Russian basketball player
Deanna Rix, American wrestler
Deanna Baker, American model
Deanna Brooks, American model
Deanna Merryman, American model and actress
Deanna Russo, American actress
Deanna Lund, American actress
Deanna Dunagan, American actress
Rochelle Deanna Karidis, wife of Backstreet Boys singer AJ McLean
Deanna Favre, wife of American football quarterback Brett Favre
Deanna Marie Brasseur, Canadian military officer and one of the first two female CF-18 Hornet fighter pilots in the world
Deanna (Duggar) Jordyn, American reality TV personality ("19 Kids & Counting")
DeAnna Pappas, American television personality ("The Bachelor and "The Bachelorette")

Pop Culture References for the name Deanna

Counselor Deanna Troi, character in TV's "Star Trek: The Next Generation"
Deanna Monroe, character on TV's "The Walking Dead"
Deanna Campbell, character on TV's "Supernatural"
Deanna, goddess in Sarah J. Maas's "Throne of Glass"
Deanna Geary, character in the video game "Assassin's Creed: Origins"

Deona, Deeana, Deandra, Deana, Dee, Deonna, Deanne


nopenotdeanna Says:


This is my name! I'm very fond of it, but people tend to have a difficult time spelling and pronouncing it. Prepare yourself for plenty of 'Diana', 'Deonna', and even an occasional 'La Sienna' (??).
Nonetheless, I've had nothing but compliments on it once people have worked it out.