Una: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Una

Una

Pronunciation: OO-nə (key)

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Oona

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Irish and Scottish, also written Oona. Úna is believed to derive from a word meaning "lamb."

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Una Healy, The Saturdays
Una Hawthorne, eldest daughter of Nathaniel Hawthorne, author
Una Merkel, late Tony Award winning actress (The Ponder Heart, 1956)
Una O'Connor, stage name of Agnes McGlade, late Irish actress

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"Una Meredith" is a character in the later sequels to Anne of Green Gables by L. M. Montgomery.
Una is the heroine in Rumer Godden's "Peacock Spring" who is involved in an ill-fated love affair.
Una is the name of the fairy in Riddley Scott's film, Legend
Úna is wife of Finnbheara, king of the fairies, in Irish Mythology

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