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Moana

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Maori or Samoan
"deep ocean or sea"

Moana Origin and Meaning

The name Moana is a girl's name of Maori, Polynesian origin meaning "deep ocean or sea".
This Maori name, often heard in New Zealand, is an exotic, evocative choice for a sea lover made famous -- perhaps too famous -- by the Disney heroine. Moana was also an alternate name for the heroine Ofelia in Pan's Labyrinth. Moana may also be a color name for a deep ocean blue ("lanu moana").
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Moana Popularity

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Lists containing Moana

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Famous People Named Moana

  • (Anna) Moana Rosa PozziItalian actress
  • Moana Maree ManiapotoNew Zealand singer
  • Moana Carcasses Kalosilmale Prime Minister of Vanuatu
  • Moana Wolfgramm Feingamember of 80's family pop group The Jets
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Moana in Pop Culture

  • "Moana"2016 animated Disney film and its main character
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