Deana Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Deanna:
Originally a variant form of Diana (divine), the name is often used as a feminine form of Dean (a dean).
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I get "Dee" a lot. I like it. My mother and her mother called me "Deana Peana" my whole life. Not a name I shared with most people, but it has become an endearing moniker. A boy in elementary school used to call me "Deana-weana" and I HATED that, but he was the only one who ever teased me with that name and looking back on it, I think he must have had a crush on me.
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