Gender Feminine
Usage Biblical
Pronounced Pron. ho-ZAN-ə(English)
  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

From the Aramaic religious expression הושע נא (Hosha' na') meaning "deliver us" in Hebrew. In the New Testament this is exclaimed by those around Jesus when he first enters Jerusalem.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesOzana(Croatian) Osanne(French) Osanna(Italian) Ozana(Romanian)

People think this name is

classic   formal   natural   wholesome   refined   strange   serious   nerdy  

Categories


Entry updated December 8, 2017