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Gender: Female Origin of Yana: Slavic variation of Jana Meaning of Jana: Czech, feminine variation of Jan

The name Yana is a girl's name of Slavic origin. Yana and is often added to lists like Russian Baby Girl Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "If I had 8 daughters whose names started with...".

From the experts:

A Slavic classic, as common as Jane or Joan here.

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Pop Culture References for the name Yana

Yanesi, Yanah, Yaney, Yanina, Yanaye, Yanae, Yannina, Yanitza, Yanik, Yaneth, Yanna, Yanet, Yannah, Yani, Yanisha, Yanni,

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LilySue Says:


It's actually not very common in Slavic countries, at least not as common as Jane

RoddyThlayli Says:


This makes me think of Doctor Who. It's also very pretty.

ThistleThorn Says:


This is so pretty!