Given Name MORANA

GENDER: Feminine

Meaning & History

From a Slavic root meaning "death, plague". In Slavic mythology this was the name of the goddess of winter and death.
VARIANT: Marzanna (Slavic Mythology)

Sources & References

  • Rick Derksen, Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (2008), page 326


death deities, goddesses, mythology
Entry updated March 14, 2016