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Gender Feminine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. lee-AN-ə
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Meaning & History

Probably this was originally a variant of LIANA. It is now often considered a combination of LEE and ANNA [1].

Related Names

VariantsLiana, Lillia
Masculine FormJulian
Other Languages & CulturesIuliana, Juliana(Ancient Roman) Zabel(Armenian) Elixabete(Basque) Elisabeth, Elisheba, Elizabeth(Biblical) Elisabet(Biblical Greek) Elisheva(Biblical Hebrew) Elisabeth(Biblical Latin) Elisaveta, Elizabet, Liliya, Lilyana, Yuliana(Bulgarian) Elisabet(Catalan) Elizabeta, Julijana, Ljiljana, Ljilja(Croatian) Alžběta(Czech) Elisabeth, Isabella, Lilly, Eli, Elisabet, Elise, Ella, Else, Lis, Lisa, Lisbet, Lise, Lissi(Danish) Elisabeth, Isabeau, Isabella, Isabelle, Juliana, Betje, Elise, Elly, Els, Else, Elsje, Ilse, Lies, Liesbeth, Liese, Liesje, Lijsbeth, Lisa, Lize(Dutch) Eliisabet, Liis, Liisa, Liisi, Liisu(Estonian) Lilja(Faroese) Elisabet, Lilja, Eliisa, Elisa, Ella, Elsa, Liisa, Liisi, Lilli(Finnish) Élisabeth, Isabel, Isabelle, Juliane, Julienne, Lili, Liliane, Babette, Élise, Lilianne, Lise(French) Sabela, Xiana(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) Elizabet, Erzsébet, Izabella, Julianna, Lili, Liliána, Lilien, Bettina, Bözsi, Erzsi, Zsóka(Hungarian) Elísabet, Lilja, Elsa(Icelandic) Yuliana(Indonesian) Eilís, Eilish, Isibéal, Líle(Irish) Elisabetta, Giuliana, Isabella, Lilia, Liliana, Bettina, Elisa, Elsa, Liana, Lisa(Italian) Elizabete, Juliāna, Lilija, Elīza, Liāna(Latvian) Elžbieta, Lilija, Elzė(Lithuanian) Elisaveta, Julijana, Liljana(Macedonian) Ealisaid(Manx) Isabeau(Medieval French) Isabel(Medieval Occitan) Elisabeth, Isabella, Lilly, Eli, Elisabet, Elise, Ella, Else, Lis, Lisa, Lisbet, Lise, Liss(Norwegian) Isabèl(Occitan) Elżbieta, Izabela, Izabella, Julianna, Liliana, Lilianna(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, Uliana, Ulyana, Yelyzaveta(Ukrainian) Bethan(Welsh)

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Sources & References

  1. Evans, Cleveland Kent. The Great Big Book of Baby Names. Publications International, 2006, page 488.
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