Ariana Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Ariana:
Derived from the Welsh element arian (silver).
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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- Comments and insights on the name Ariana
I prefer Arianna.
Ariana is my name and I loved it, it is also the name of one of my favorite artist, Ariana Grande
Ariana and Naiara are anagrams of each other; they contain the same letters.
- Personal experiences with the name Ariana
This is my name. I'm 14 and I love it! I havnt met anyone else with my name and I think its pretty. I'm glad my parents chose it for me. Both my sisters and I have named starting with the letter 'A'; Alexandra (Alex), April and Ariana.
i love the name Ariana. one of my favorite celebrities is Ariana Grande too! if i ever changed my name or if i ever have a daughter,Ariana would be one of my top choices
I don't like my name. I'm pronounced as Air-ee-ana, but everyone says it as Ahr-ee-ana. Not to mention the whole Ariana Grande thing. I swear, every time my name was called in school the first day, there'd be someone who'd say "Like Ariana Grande?" My brother has also informed me that the name sounds like (in his words), "one of those mean white girls who bullies you in middle school." Although, it is pretty. So if you like it, you do you.
- Nicknames for Ariana
Ari, Ana, Aria, Nana, Riana, Air, Arie, Arrr,
- Meanings and history of the name Ariana
Means very holy
- Famous real-life people named Ariana
Ariana Grande, American singer, actress and model
Ariana Richards, American actress, star of Jurassic Park
Ariana Renee Trejos, Musical.ly star, known as TheyLoveArii
Arianna Huffington of Huffington Post fame
- Ariana in song, story & screen
Ariana Dumbledore, sister to Albus Dumbledore in the Harry Potter series
L'Arianna, a lost opera by Claudio Monteverdi
Arianna, a 1995 opera by Alexander Goehr
Ariane et Barbe-Bleue, an opera by Paul Dukas
Ariana Grande, underated singer. << Don't you mean overrated?