Duana is a feminine name of Irish and Gaelic origin, meaning "dark and swarthy." It is the feminine form of the name Duane that dates from the 1940s. Although it's most commonly used as a surname, it has also been used as a first name on occasion. The name is derived from St. Dubhán, who formed an abbey in Hook Head in the east of Ireland, as well as the church of Killooaun in the west of Ireland. To honor baby's heritage and dark features, the name Duana is a beautiful choice.
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