Alana is a girl name and means precious; awakening. It is a Latin name and its pronunciation is \a-la-na\. Other similar names and variants include: Alaina, Alaine, Alanah, Alane, Alani, Alanis, Alanna, Alannah, Alawna, Alayne, Alene, Aleyna, Aleynah, Aleyne, Alie, Allana, Alleen, Allena, Allene, Alleynah, Alleyne, Allina, Allinah, Allyn, Allyna, Alona, Alonna, Lana, Lanah, Lanna, Lannah, Lannie, Lanny. Alana is a very popular first name for women (#794 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women.
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Alana Stewart
Alana Stewart

Born on May 18, 1945

  • Age: 76
  • Birth sign: Taurus
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 1

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Night Call Nurses

Night Call Nurses

Directed by: Jonathan Kaplan

Starring: Patty Byrne, Alana Stewart, Mittie Lawrence, Clint Kimbrough

Alana Ladd
Alana Ladd

Born on April 21, 1943

  • Age: 78
  • Birth sign: Taurus
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 1
Young Guns of Texas

Young Guns of Texas

Directed by: Maury Dexter

Starring: James Mitchum, Alana Ladd, Jody McCrea, Chill Wills

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Alana a popular name?

Over the years Alana was most popular in 2007. According to the latest US census information Alana ranks #313th while according to Alana ranks #2nd.

How popular is the name Alana?

According to the US census in 2018, 1523 girls were born named Alana, making Alana the #200th name more popular among girl names. In 2007 Alana had the highest rank with 2459 girls born that year with this name.

How common is the name Alana?

Alana is #200th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Alana more popular ?

The name Alana was more popular in 2007 with 2459 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Alana

The last time a baby was named Alana was in 2018, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2018 are named Alana?

In 2018 there were 1523 baby girls named Alana.

Who is a famous person named Alana?

There a several famous people named Alana, for example actor Alana Stewart, actor Alana Ladd, actor Alana Austin.

How many famous actors/actresses are named Alana?

There are 5 actors named Alana including Alana Stewart and Alana Ladd who appeared in movies such as Night Call Nurses and Young Guns of Texas.