Iona

Colors Related to this Name: Purple, Lilac, Mavve

Qualities Related to this Name: Creative, Light-Hearted

Popularity: This is an semi-popular name in the US. Ranking #3477 in 2013 and #2964 in 2014.

Famous People

Iona Morris (TV Actress)

Meaning

In English

Origin: Possibly a misreading of Latin Ioua, Irish Í, or Old Norse ey ‎(“island”).

Meaning(s):

-A small island in the Inner Hebrides.

-( female name -comes from the place names language-) of mostly Scottish usage, that comes from the place name.

In Hawaiian

Meaning(s):

-Jonah (biblical character)

-The book of Jonah

-( male name -comes from the the Bible language-) of biblical origin.

-(last name patronymic)