Name
LUNA

Name LUNA

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 165,310 births of Luna in the countries below, which represents an average of 1,164 births of children bearing the first name Luna per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 17,601 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Luna   
In Italiano Nome Luna   
Available variants : Lúna , Lùna , Lûna , Lüna , Lūna
Variations : Lunah , Lunetta , Lunette


Information about the first name Luna

The first name Luna is listed in our categories :The first name Luna has been assigned to:
0.03% to boys
99.97% to girls
The country where the first name Luna is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Female
This first name has 4 letters including 2 vowels and 2 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Luna

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Luna : Alun, Laun, Lu An, Lu Na, Luan, Luân, Lúan, Nalu, Nual, Nula, Ulan, Unal, Ünal

Luna in Japanese *

Romajiruna
Katakanaルナ
Hiraganaるな
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Luna in Japanese
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Luna in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Luna

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Latin lūna/Lūna, by way of Middle English lune, luna (“the moon”).
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from Latin lūna (“moon; month; crescent”).
Etymology src :
  • From Hawaiian luna (“leader; supervisor”).
Etymology (Pronunciation) src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈluːnə/
  • Homophones: lunar, looner (in non-rhotic accents)
  • Rhymes: -uːnə
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • luna (plural luna or lunas)
  • (Hawaii) A foreman on a plantation.
Anagrams src :
  • Alun, An-lu, Anlu, Lu'an, auln, luan, ulan, ulna, unal
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈluːnə/
  • (General Australian) IPA(key): /ˈɫʉːnə/
  • Rhymes: -uːnə
People with this name (Given name) src :
  • Luna (footballer) (born 1971), Spanish association football player, also known as Paco Luna
  • Luna (South Korean singer) (born 1993 as Park Sunyoung), a South Korean singer
  • Luna Blaise (born 2001), American actress and singer
  • Luna Leopold (1915–2006), American scientist
  • Luna Solomon (born 1996), Eritrean sport-shooter
  • Luna Vachon (1962–2010), Canadian professional wrestler
  • Luna Voce (born 1988), Dutch-Italian model and beauty pageant titleholder
Proper noun (Coordinate terms) src :
  • Greco-Roman Moon Goddesses:
  • Artemis / Diana
  • Hecate / Trivia
  • Theia
  • Phoebe
  • Pandia
  • The Menae
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • Luna County
  • lunafaction
Proper noun (See also) src :
  • (moon of Earth) Luna/‎Moon/‎moon [edit]
Middle English
Noun src :
  • luna (uncountable)
  • Alternative form of lune
General
Etymology src :
  • (Roman mythology): Latin Lūna
Anagrams src :
  • ulna
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): [ˈlyno]
Proper noun src :
  • Luna f
  • (astronomy, astrology) the Moon
  • (mythology, Roman mythology) Luna
  • Synonym: (Greek mythology) Selene
  • (heraldry) a full moon
  • a female given name from Latin
  • (derived) Lunella, Lunetta, Lunina
  • a surname
ES Spanish
Etymology src :
  • Inherited from Latin lūna, from Proto-Italic *louksnā, from Proto-Indo-European *lówksneh₂, which is derived from Proto-Indo-European *lewk-. Cognate with Galician lúa, Portuguese lua, Catalan lluna, French lune, Italian luna, Occitan luna and Romanian lună.
Etymology src :
  • From Latin lūna.
Etymology src :
  • From dialectal Aragonese luna (“lights”), a habitational name for someone living by an open courtyard.
Etymology (Proper noun) src :
  • Luna f
  • Earth's Moon
  • a female given name of modern usage
Etymology (Proper noun) src :
  • Luna f
  • a surname from Aragonese
Anagrams src :
  • nula
Noun src :
  • luna f (plural lunas)
  • moon
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈluna/ [ˈlu.na]
  • Rhymes: -una
  • Syllabification: Lu‧na
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈluna/ [ˈlu.na]
  • Rhymes: -una
  • Syllabification: lu‧na
Slovak
Etymology src :
  • Inherited from Proto-Slavic *lunà, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *láukšnāˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *lówksneh₂, from *lewk-.
Noun src :
  • luna f (genitive singular luny, nominative plural luny, genitive plural lún, declension pattern of žena)
  • (archaic, poetic) moon
  • Synonym: mesiac
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): [ˈluna]
  • Hyphenation: lu‧na
Noun (Derived terms) src :
  • lunárny
Interlingua
Noun src :
  • luna (plural lunas)
  • moon
Polish
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from Latin lūna, from Old Latin losna, from Proto-Italic *louksnā, from Proto-Indo-European *lówksneh₂, from *lewk-. Doublet of łuna (“glow”).
Noun src :
  • luna f
  • (archaic, poetic) moon
  • Synonyms: księżyc, miesiąc
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈlu.na/
  • Rhymes: -una
  • Syllabification: lu‧na
Aragonese
Etymology src :
  • From Latin lūna, from Proto-Italic *louksnā, from Proto-Indo-European *lówksneh₂.
Noun src :
  • luna f (plural lunas)
  • moon
Ladino
Noun src :
  • luna f (Latin spelling, plural lunas)
  • moon
Esperanto
Etymology src :
  • From luno (“moon”) +‎ -a.
Adjective src :
  • luna (accusative singular lunan, plural lunaj, accusative plural lunajn)
  • (astronomy) lunar
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): [ˈluna]Audio: Rhymes: -unaHyphenation: lun‧a
RO Romanian
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from Hungarian Lóna, from Old Church Slavonic [Term?].
Noun src :
  • luna
  • definite nominative/accusative singular of lună: the moon, the month
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈlu.na/
  • Rhymes: -una
  • Hyphenation: lu‧na
Proper noun src :
  • Luna f
  • A commune of Cluj, Romania
  • A village in Luna, Cluj, Romania
  • A locality in Negrești-Oaș, Satu Mare, Romania
Latin
Etymology src :
  • From Old Latin losna, from Proto-Italic *louksnā, from Proto-Indo-European *lówksneh₂, which is derived from Proto-Indo-European *lewk-.
  • Cognates include Old Church Slavonic лѹна (luna).
Alternative forms src :
  • Lūna (for the sense "the Moon" and the goddess)
Noun src :
  • lūna f (genitive lūnae); first declension
  • (astronomy) a moon
  • (figuratively) moonlight, moon shine
  • (figuratively) a month
  • (figuratively) a night
  • a crescent shape
  • (alchemy, chemistry) silver
Pronunciation src :
  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈluː.na/, [ˈɫ̪uːnä]
  • (modern Italianate Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈlu.na/, [ˈluːnä]
Proper noun src :
  • Lūna f sg (genitive Lūnae); first declension
  • A city in Etruria, situated on the left bank of the Macra
Noun (Declension) src :
  • First-declension noun.
Noun (See also) src :
  • noctilūca
Proper noun (Declension) src :
  • First-declension noun, with locative, singular only.
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • Lūnēnsis
IT Italian
Etymology src :
  • From Latin Lūna, from Old Latin losna, from Proto-Italic *louksnā, from Proto-Indo-European *lówksneh₂, derived from the root *lewk- (“bright”). Cognates include Armenian լուսին (lusin), Spanish luna, Portuguese lua, Romanian lună, Russian луна́ (luná).
Etymology src :
  • From Luna, from Latin lūna, from Old Latin losna, from Proto-Italic *louksnā, from Proto-Indo-European *lówksneh₂, derived from the root *lewk- (“bright”). Cognates include Armenian լուսին (lusin), Spanish luna, Portuguese lua, Romanian lună, Russian луна́ (luná).
Noun src :
  • luna f (plural lune)
  • (colloquial, astronomy, by extension of Luna) a natural satellite
  • Synonym: satellite naturale
  • (archaic, literary) a month, moon
  • (archaic, figuratively, by extension) a time of the year
  • (alchemy) silver
  • (heraldry) a full moon (as opposed to a crescent)
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈlu.na/
  • Homophone: luna
  • Rhymes: -una
  • Hyphenation: Lù‧na
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈlu.na/
  • Homophone: Luna
  • Rhymes: -una
  • Hyphenation: lù‧na
DK Danish
Proper noun src :
  • Luna
  • (Roman mythology) Luna
  • a female given name of modern usage
CZ Czech
Etymology src :
  • Inherited from Old Czech luna, from Proto-Slavic *lunà, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *láukšnāˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *lówksneh₂. Cognates include Latin lūna, Ancient Greek λύχνος (lúkhnos), Old Prussian lauxnos and Middle Irish luan.
Noun src :
  • luna f
  • (poetic) moon
  • Synonym: měsíc
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): [ˈluna]
Occitan
Etymology src :
  • From Old Occitan luna, from Latin lūna, from Proto-Italic *louksnā, from Proto-Indo-European *lówksneh₂.
Alternative forms src :
  • lua
  • luno (Provence)
 

Popularity of the name Luna

Number of LUNA births per year

Total births of Luna by country

Births with the first name Luna
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
0
64,696
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
0
28,195
BRBrazil
1930 - 2022
30
9,370
ESSpain
2002 - 2021
0
8,674
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
0
8,398
BEBelgium
1995 - 2022
0
6,697
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
11
6,453
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
2
4,704
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
0
4,390
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
5
3,099
SESweden
1998 - 2022
0
2,904
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
0
2,601
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2022
0
2,189
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
0
2,156
CLChili
2010 - 2021
0
2,036
NONorway
1945 - 2022
0
1,430
MXMexico
2017 - 2021
0
1,199
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
0
944
ONOntario
1913 - 2019
0
870
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
1
695
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2022
0
615
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2022
0
533
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
1
526
PTPortugal
2014 - 2022
0
517
SISlovenia
1992 - 2022
0
441
IEIreland
1964 - 2022
0
389
PLPoland
2000 - 2022
0
368
HRCroatia
2018 - 2022
0
95
EEEstonia
1931 - 2022
0
29
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
0
22
LVLatvia
2015 - 2022
0
19
SKSlovakia
2011 - 2022
0
6

Total births of Luna by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Luna
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2022
0
8,922
FRFrance
2022
0
1,751
GBUnited Kingdom
2021
0
1,261
ESSpain
2021
0
685
ITItaly
2021
0
601
AUAustralia
2022
0
576
NLNetherlands
2022
0
451
DKDenmark
2022
0
383
DEGermany
2022
0
370
SESweden
2022
0
349
MXMexico
2021
0
290
CLChili
2021
0
286
BEBelgium
2022
0
274
ARArgentina
2015
0
247
ONOntario
2019
0
201
CHSwitzerland
2021
0
190
NONorway
2022
0
142
QCQuebec
2022
0
104
NZNew Zealand
2022
0
96
BCBritish Columbia
2022
0
83
PLPoland
2022
0
78
ATAustria
2021
0
72
ABAlberta
2022
0
64
IEIreland
2022
0
60
EEEstonia
2022
0
29
SISlovenia
2022
0
29
LVLatvia
2022
0
4
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
0
3

Comments on the name Luna

Personalities with the first name Luna

There are 13 personalities with the first name Luna


Luna Blaise
src

United states of america
Actor


Luna Maya
src

Indonesia
Actor Singer Model


Luna Mijović
src

Bosnia and herzegovina
Actor Film actor


Luna Alcalay
src

Austria
Composer Pianist Music teacher


Runa Haruna
(伊藤 彩) src

Japan
Singer Fashion model Model


Luna Leopold
src

United states of america
Geologist Hydrologist Geomorphologist


Luna Rival
src

France
Pornographic actor


Luna Wedler
(Luna Sofia Wedler) src

Switzerland
Film actor


Luna Star
src

Cuba
Pornographic actor


Luna Nørgaard Gewitz
src

Kingdom of denmark
Association football manager Association football player



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Luna
Full list of personalities with the first name Luna

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Luna

There are 381 actors and actresses with the first name Luna
Luna Mills
Luna Jakob
Luna Wedler
Luna Hjorth
Luna Love
Luna Schweiger
Luna Love
Luna Oara
Luna Lazzarato
Luna Madison
Luna C. Kitsuen
Luna Zimic Mijovic
Luna Haruna
Luna Star
Luna Picoli-Truffaut
Luna Maya
Luna Stern
Luna Lane
Luna Shimada
Luna Lauren Velez
Luna Azul
Luna Takamura
Luna Toxxxic
Luna Shane
Luna Sentz
Luna Abdi Mohamed
Luna Incolle
Luna Davidova
Luna Catarevas
Luna Nordholt-Mcphee

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Luna
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Luna

Rankings of first name LUNA by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name LUNA (male) births over the last year available in each country
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#6DK Denmark2022
#10US United State of America2022
#17BE Belgium2022
#17NL Netherlands2022
#22SE Sweden2022
#23BC British Columbia2022
#24FR France2022
#25EE Estonia2022
#31AU Australia2022
#31CH Switzerland2021
#34AB Alberta2022
#35GB United Kingdom2021
#35NZ New Zealand2022
#37NO Norway2022
#43ON Ontario2019
#49ES Spain2021
#57QC Quebec2022
#58CL Chili2021
#65IT Italy2021
#70SI Slovenia2022
#82AR Argentina2015
#90IE Ireland2022
#100AT Austria2021
#149PL Poland2022
#167DE Germany2022
#258LV Latvia2022
#260MX Mexico2021
#540CZ Czechoslovakia2016