Montana Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Montana:
Borrowed from the name of the State in the northwestern U.S. which was admitted to the Union in 1889. It is derived from the Latin montana (mountainous).
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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- Nicknames for Montana
Tana, Tanner, Mona, Monty
- Meanings and history of the name Montana
Latin origin meaning "mountain."
- Famous real-life people named Montana
Joe Montana, American Football Hall of Fame quarterback.
Patsy Montana, American country singer-songwriter.
- Montana in song, story & screen
Hannah Montana, fictional character portrayed by Miley Cyrus in the same name Disney Channel sitcom.
Montana Grey, a character in the novel "Hollywood Wives" by Jackie Collins. In this novel, some guy said to her, "Montana! What kind of bullshit name is that?"
Tony Montana, a character played by Al Pacino in the film Scarface