Given Name MONA (1)

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Irish, English
PRONOUNCED: MO-nə (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Anglicized form of MUADHNAIT. It is also associated with Greek monos "one" and Leonardo da Vinci's painting the 'Mona Lisa' (in which case it is a contraction of Italian ma donna meaning "my lady").
VARIANTS: Monat, Moyna, Muadhnait (Irish), Monna (English)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Moyna (Scottish)
SAME SPELLING: Mona (2), Mona (3)
USER SUBMISSION: Mona

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Entry updated October 11, 2012