Spanish, feminine variation of Juan

Juana Origin and Meaning

The name Juana is girl's name of Spanish origin.
Juana has not achieved the popularity in the U.S. of the male version Juan. Whereas Juan has made it almost to the Top 50 on the U. S. hit parade, sister Juana has barely entered the thousand most popular.

Juana Popularity

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Famous People Named Juana

  • Juana la Locaepithet of Joanna, Queen of Castile and Leon
  • Juana Enriquez de CórdobaQueen consort of John II of Aragon
  • Juana ManuelQueen consort of Henry II of Castile
  • Juana Inés de la CruzMexican nun, scholar and poet
  • Juana de la Caridad "Juanita" Castro (Ruz)sister of Cuban Presidents Fidel and Raúl Castro
  • Juana Manuela GorritiArgentine novelist
  • Juana Fernández Morales de IbarbourouUruguayan poet
  • Juana Rosario Molina (Villafañe)Argentine singer,songwriter
  • Juana Mariathe Lone Woman of San Nicolas Island, inspiration for Scott O'Dell's "Island of the Blue Dolphins "
  • Juana María de los Dolores "Juanita" de León SmithLady Smith, Spanish wife of Harry Smith, Governor of the Cape Colony

Juana in Pop Culture

  • Juanacharacter in John Steinbeck's book, "The Pearl"
  • "Juana Iris" Mexican telenovela and its main character