Arianna: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Arianna

Like its alternate spelling Ariana, this name means “silver” and “holy,” and has gained favor in recent years due to a pop star with a very long ponytail. The name has Italian and Persian roots and is also shared by one of America’s most successful businesswomen, Ariana Huffington.

Nicknames:

Ari.

Famous people named Arianna:

Singer Ariana Grande; Arianna Huffington.

Fun fact:

Arianna derives from the name Ariadne, who was the daughter of King Minos in Greek mythology.

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