Given Name LEANNA

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: lee-AN-ə   [details]

Meaning & History

Probably this was originally a variant of LIANA. It is now often considered a combination of LEE and ANNA.

Categories

flowers, nature, plants
VARIANTS: Liana, Lillia
MASCULINE FORM: Julian
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Iuliana, Juliana (Ancient Roman), Zabel (Armenian), Elixabete (Basque), Elisabeth, Elisheba, Elizabeth (Biblical), Elisabet (Biblical Greek), Elisheba (Biblical Hebrew), Elisabeth (Biblical Latin), Elisaveta, Liliya, Lilyana, Yuliana (Bulgarian), Elizabeta, Julijana, Ljiljana (Croatian), Alžběta (Czech), Elisabet, Elisabeth, Isabella, Lilly, Eli, Elise, Ella, Else, Lis, Lisa, Lisbet, Lise, Lissi (Danish), Elisabeth, Isabella, Isabelle, Juliana, Betje, Elise, Elly, Els, Else, Elsje, Ilse, Lies, Liesbeth, Liese, Liesje, Lijsbeth, Lisa (Dutch), Eliisabet, Liis, Liisa, Liisi, Liisu (Estonian), Elisabet, Lilja, Eliisa, Elisa, Ella, Elsa, Liisa, Liisi, Lilli (Finnish), Élisabeth, Isabel, Isabelle, Juliane, Julienne, Lili, Liliane, Babette, Élise, Lilianne, Lise (French), Sabela (Galician), Elisabed (Georgian), Elisabeth, Isabel, Isabelle, Juliana, Juliane, Lili, Lilli, Bettina, Elisa, Elise, Elli, Elsa, Else, Ilsa, Ilse, Liane, Lies, Liesa, Liese, Liesel, Liesl, Lisa, Lisbeth (German), Elisavet (Greek), Elikapeka (Hawaiian), Elisheva (Hebrew), Erzsébet, Izabella, Julianna, Lili, Liliána, Bözsi, Erzsi, Zsóka (Hungarian), Elísabet, Lilja, Elsa (Icelandic), Yuliana (Indonesian), Eilís, Eilish, Isibéal, Líle (Irish), Elisabetta, Giuliana, Isabella, Lilia, Liliana, Elisa, Elsa, Liana, Lisa (Italian), Lilija (Latvian), Elžbieta, Lilija, Elzė (Lithuanian), Elisaveta, Julijana, Liljana (Macedonian), Ealisaid (Manx), Isabel (Medieval Occitan), Elisabet, Elisabeth, Isabella, Lilly, Eli, Elise, Ella, Else, Lis, Lisa, Lisbet, Lise, Liss (Norwegian), Isabèl (Occitan), Elżbieta, Izabela, Izabella, Julianna, Liliana (Polish), Isabel, Juliana, Liliana, Elisa, Elisabete, Isabela, Liana (Portuguese), Lílian, Eliza, Izabel (Portuguese (Brazilian)), Elisabeta, Isabela, Isabella, Iuliana, Liliana, Liana (Romanian), Elizaveta, Lilia, Liliya, Lilya, Uliana, Ulyana, Yelizaveta, Yuliana, Yulianna (Russian), Ealasaid, Elspet, Elspeth, Iseabail, Ishbel, Isobel, Lileas, Lilias, Lillias (Scottish), Jelisaveta, Julijana, Ljiljana, Ljilja (Serbian), Alžbeta (Slovak), Elizabeta, Julijana, Lilijana (Slovene), Isabel, Juliana, Lilia, Liliana, Ysabel, Eli, Elisabet, Isabela (Spanish), Elisabet, Elisabeth, Isabella, Lilly, Elise, Ella, Elsa, Lis, Lisa, Lisbet, Lise (Swedish), Lilia, Liliya, Lilya, Yelyzaveta (Ukrainian), Bethan (Welsh)
  United States
2016

Sources & References

  • Cleveland Kent Evans, The Great Big Book of Baby Names (2006)