Yuna Name Meaning & Origin
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Pronounced either 'yoo-nah' (most common) or 'yuh-nah'.
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The history of Yuna originates from a Japanese background not Korean. Korean skater Yuna Kim changed her spelling like Japanese female name from Yu-na but her first name sounds Yona. It is a different sound Yuna in Japanese.
Very popular in Japan currently, the most common kanji used are 結菜 (結 - to tie or bind), 菜 - greens, vegetables).
It's also similar to the Celtic/Breton (from the French region of Brittany) name Youna (see corresponding page).
- Famous real-life people named Yuna
Yuna Kim (South Korean Olympics ice-skater; pronounced yuh-nah)
Yuna Lee (violinist)
Yuna Ito (Japanese singer)
- Yuna in song, story & screen
Yuna - Final Fantasy X