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Gender: Female Origin of Lana: Diminutive of Alana Meaning of Alana: Irish, feminine variation of Alan, "little rock, or harmony, concord" Lana's Popularity in 2017: #367

The name Lana is a girl's name . Lana is ranked #367 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Bad Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Girls Drop 2 Add 1 pick a fave that can't be dropped".

From the experts:

Lana, sexy sweater girls’ name of the 1940s via Lana (born Judy) Turner, doesn't retain much power to attract today; Lane would be a stronger choice for a modern girl. Nonetheless, Lana is currently on the rise, possibly related to Lana Kane, a sexy secret agent on TV show Archer, voiced by Aisha Tyler.

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Famous People Named Lana

Lana Del Rey (born Elizabeth "Lizzy" Grant), American singer-songwriter
Averil Maureen Anita "Lana" Morris, English actress
Julia Jean "Lana" Turner, American actress
Lana Michelle Moorer aka MC Lyte, American rapper
Lana Maria Parilla, American actress
Lana, ring name of Catherine Joy "C.J." Perry, American pro wrestler
Lana Wood (born Svetlana Gurdin), American actress
Lana Jean Clarkson, American actress and model
Lana Wachowski (born Laurence "Larry" Wachowski), American film director
Lana Jurčević, Croatian singer-songwriter
Lana Trotovšek, Slovenian violinist
Lana Wolf, Dutch pop singer
Lana Obad, Miss Croatia 2010
Lana Therese Condor (born Tran Dong Lan), Vietnamese-American actress
Lana Nelson, daughter of singer Willie Nelson
Lana Rockwell (b. 2003), daughter of actress Karyn Parsons and director Alexandre Rockwell
Lana Lourdes Rupić (b. 2006), son of actor Goran Višnjić and Mirela Rupić
Lana Westermann (b. 2008), daughter of footballer Heiko Westermann
Lana Elise Gommans (b. 2015), daughter of musicians Sander Gommans and Amanda Somerville

Pop Culture References for the name Lana

Lana Lang, character in the Superman series
Lana Skye, character in video game 'Ace Attorney'
Lana Arwen Lazar, character in Michael Grant's Gone series
Lana "Lana Banana" Winters, character on TV's "American Horror Story: Asylum"
Lana, a character in the Princess Diaries series
Lana, Character on TV's "Switched at Birth"
Lana Kane, character on TV's "Archer"
Lana Lockhart, character on an episode of TV's "Family Guy"
Lana, character in film "Risky Business"
Lana, character in Rebecca Stead's "First Light"
Lana Willis, character in Becka Montana's "Queue"
Lana Loud, character on animated series "The Loud House"
Lana, Water-type Trial Captain of Akala Island in Pokemon Sun and Moon
Lana Beniko, character in the video game "Star Wars: The Old Republic"
Lana Blake, character in the video game "Starbound"

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