Colors Related to this Name: Purple, Lilac, Mavve

Qualities Related to this Name: Creative, Light-Hearted

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #133 in 2013 and #138 in 2014.


In English

Origin: From the Hebrew יוֹנָה ‎(yoná, “dove”).


-(biblical) A book of the Old Testament and the Hebrew Tanakh.

-(nautical slang) A person who brings a ship bad luck.

-(Quran) The 10th sura (chapter) of the Quran

-(slang by extension of the nautical sense) Any person or object which is deemed to cause bad luck; a jinx.

-( male name -comes from the Hebrew language-).