Leana Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Liana:
English short form of the French Éliane (sun). Var: Leanne, Liane, Lianna, Lianne.
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Variant form of Liana and Leanna. A Liana is also a type of long stemmed wood vine that grows in the jungle.
Not a common spelling as Liana is.
Alena, Alane, Anela, Elana, Leana and Neala are anagrams of each other; they contain the same letters.
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It's the spelling of my name.
My sister is named Leana. We call her Lil' (like the Rugrats cartoon character), and Lily. It's a beautiful name and it really suits her, even the spelling. None of the other spellings fit her as well as this one. Her middle name is Maria (she is named after our Nonna) and we are Italian and Greek.
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Le, Lee, or can be used as an initial with the first letter of the middle name (example: Leana Jo= L.J.)
Lil, Lily, and Lee-Lee are all used in our home
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French, Italian, and/or Spanish meaning "To Twine Around".
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Leana Benson (comedian)
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