Given Name LANA

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Лана (Russian, Serbian)
PRONOUNCED: LAH-nə (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Short form of ALANA (English) or SVETLANA (Russian). In the English-speaking world, it was popularized by actress Lana Turner (1921-1995).


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VARIANT: Sveta (Russian)
MASCULINE FORMS: Alan, Allan, Allen, Allyn (English)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Svetlana (Bulgarian), Světlana (Czech), Alannah (Irish), Svetlana (Macedonian), Svetlana (Slovak), Svitlana (Ukrainian)
Entry updated December 8, 2017