US Popularity:772
Other Origin(s):Latin
Meaning:Serene; Peaceful, quiet
From van der Woodsen to Williams, Serena is a name that demands attention from the world. Its meaning of "serene" or "peaceful and quiet," though, will help baby to feel calmed and supported. This Italian girl's name comes from the Latin word serēnus and has been a popular choice for parents since Roman times.

Famous People Named Serena

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  • Serena Williams
    Tennis Player

Serena Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Serena is currently #365 on The Bump
Girl:Serena is currently #266 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Serena is currently #772 in U.S. births
Girl:Serena is currently #375 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 11
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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