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Gender: Female Meaning of Una: "one; also, lamb" Origin of Una: Latin

The name Una is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "one; also, lamb". Una and is often added to lists like Hipster Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Girls Makeover - Two Middles".

From the experts:

In an epic poem, the personification of truth, beauty, and unity; this ancient name is popular in Ireland but rarely heard here. The Oona spelling has more oomph.

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Famous People Named Una

Una Theresa Imogene Healy, Irish singer of The Saturdays
Una Hawthorne, daughter of Sophia Peabody and Nathaniel Hawthorne
Una Merkel, American actress
Una Constance Pope-Hennessy, British writer and historian
Una O'Connor (born Agnes Teresa McGlade), Irish character actress
Una Stubbs, English actress
Saoirse Una Ronan, Irish actress
Una Jeffers, wife of American poet Robinson Jeffers
Scout Una Denyer (b. 2015), daughter of TV presenter Grant Denyer

Pop Culture References for the name Una

Una Meredith, character in the "Anne of Green Gables" series
Una, main character in Barbara Cartland's book "Alone in Paris"
"Una," song by Filipino band Sponge Cola
"Una," novel by Serbian writer Momo Kapor
Una, character in poem "The Faerie Queene" by Edmund Spenser
Una, one code name of DC Comics super heroine Luornu Durgo
Una, character in "Stardust" by Neil Gaiman
Una Ominous, character in Jenny Nimmo's "The Children of the Red King" series
Una Flux, character in TV series/action movie "Aeon Flux"
Otomachi Una, a Japanese Vocaloid

Euna, Oonagh, Oona, Unna, Unah, Uny