LANA
GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Лана (Russian, Serbian)
Meaning & History
Short form of ALANA (English) or SVETLANA (Russian). In the English-speaking world, it was popularized by actress Lana Turner (1921-1995).
Related Names
VARIANT: Sveta (Russian)
MASCULINE FORMS: Al, Alan, Allan, Allen, Allyn (English), Alen (Croatian)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Svetlana (Bulgarian), Světlana (Czech), Alannah (Irish), Svetlana (Macedonian), Svetlana (Slovak), Svitlana (Ukrainian)
Popularity
United States  ranked #412 
England/Wales  ranked #208 
Belgium  ranked #100 
Bosnia and Herzegovina  ranked #19 
Croatia  ranked #1 
France  ranked #42 
Netherlands  ranked #46 
Slovenia  ranked #6