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Girl Name: Luna

Name: Luna
Pronunciation: \l(u)-na\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: moon
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Lina, Lena, Lana, Lyna, Lona, Luana
Variant forms: Luneth, Lunetta, Lunette, Lunneta
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 2859
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 492


Luna \l(u)-na\ as a girl's name is pronounced LOO-nah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Luna is "moon". Mythology: one of the names of Artemis, goddess of the moon.

Luna has 4 variant forms: Luneth, Lunetta, Lunette and Lunneta.

Baby names that sound like Luna are Lina, Lena, Lana, Lyna, Lona and Luana.


Luna is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2859 out of 4276) and an even more popular surname or last name for both men and women (#492 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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