Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. OO-nə(Irish)
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Meaning & History

Probably derived from Old Irish úan meaning "lamb". This was a common name in medieval Ireland.

Related Names

VariantsOona, Oonagh(Irish)
Other Languages & CulturesOona(Finnish) Ùna(Scottish Gaelic)
Same SpellingÙna
User SubmissionUna

Popularity

People think this name is

classic   formal   upper class   natural   wholesome   refined   strange   simple   serious   nerdy  

Name Days

Latvia: March 21 (as Una)

Categories

Sources & References

  1. O'Brien, Kathleen M. Index of Names in Irish Annals, available from https://medievalscotland.org/kmo/AnnalsIndex/Feminine/Una.shtml.

Entry updated January 21, 2022