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Meaning of Iona

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Meaning

The name Iona has the following meaning:

Place name. An island off the coast of Scotland, the site of an ancient monastery.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.

Popularity

As a baby girl name, Iona is currently not a popular baby name in the USA.

The following chart shows the popularity of the name Iona in the USA, over the past 100 years.
USA baby name statistics

Pronunciation

The name Iona is pronounced as eye-yoh-nah

Origins

Iona originates from the Scottish language.

See other suggested Scottish girl baby names.

Related names

The following names are baby names related to Iona and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Iona: Boys - Ross, Girls - Alana, Alison, Davina, Dree, Euna, Fiona, Jamya, Janet, Kenzie, Xenia, Zena, Both genders - Ainsley, Blair, Bonnie, Cameron, Campbell, Carson

Variants

Popular Variants for the name Iona: Io (Greek), Ione (Greek), Ioney, Ioni, Ionia, Ionie, Iyona, Iyonna

Style

We think the name Iona should fall under the following style category: Place Names.

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Impression

Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Iona to be: A cool, level-headed beauty

In one word, you might describe Iona as a(n) "cool" person.

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