Please don’t choose this as a middle name for Mary. Say Mary Juana fast.

Sounds like marijuana, right? This is still a good name, just don’t use this as a middle name for Mary.
The name Juana was given to 105 girls born in the US in 2015.
The name Juana was given to 109 baby girls born in the US in 2012.
Juana is one of the main characters and the wife of the main protagonist, Kino, in John Steinbeck’s novel “The Pearl.”
Juana is a wonderful name. I would name my daughter like this if it wouldn't be too common.
Queen Juana of Castile (1479-1555) was the daughter of Ferdinand of Aragon and Isabella of Castile and a sister of Katherine of Aragon. Known as "Juana la Loca" ("Jane the Mad"), her mental health was often strained by her unrequited love for her unfaithful husband, Philip I of Castile, and by the control of her male relatives over her. Juana may well have been bipolar rather than truly mad.
This name was also used by the Mexican writer Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz, a nun from 1600.
It can also be the Spanish form of Joan. My grandparents lived in Puerto Rico for two years and the natives called my granny (whose name is Joan) Juana.
Juana is the Spanish form of Jane.

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