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Adriana is a feminine given name .

Origin and meaning

Adriana comes from the Latin and means the woman from the port city of Adria . In Etruscan one finds another meaning: square space .

name day

The following saints are eligible for memorial or name day :


Variants of Adriana are Adriane, Adrienne, Andriana, Adrianna and Adrijana, as well as forms without "d" such as Ariana and Ariane . The masculine form of the name are Adrian , Adriano and Ariano . Jadranka can be considered the Slavic form of the name .

Well-known namesake

Individual evidence

  1. Wilfried Seibicke: First names . German language publisher. Wiesbaden 1977. ISBN 388228000X
  2. Biography of Saints Lexicon
  3. Biography at
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