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Sienna

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in 2010
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What does the name Sienna mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Sienna

User Submitted Origins

Italian
67%
English
18%
Native American
4%
Spanish
4%
Japanese
2%
African
2%
Portuguese
2%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from the United Kingdom, the name Sienna is of Italian origin and means "The gift of gods love and wise".
  2. A submission from North Carolina, U.S. says the name Sienna means "The name is of Italian origin, named after a city called Siena, Italy. It also means 'old soul,' and depicts a very intelligent, captivating, and mature person" and is of Italian origin.
  3. A submission from Australia says the name Sienna means "It is a colour, redish, brown from italy discribing the walls of their homes" and is of Italian origin.
  4. A submission from Lao People's Democratic Republic says the name Sienna means "The gift of gods love" and is of Spanish origin.
  5. A submission from Florida, U.S. says the name Sienna means "The redish brown burnt oarnge color of the sunset".
  6. A submission from Ireland says the name Sienna means "Old soul".
  7. A submission from Florida, U.S. says the name Sienna means "Brown" and is of African origin.
  8. According to a user from Australia, the name Sienna means "Red sun the girl who gave her life to god therefore her blood reflects on the sun".
  9. According to a user from Australia, the name Sienna is of Italian origin and means "Italian city".
  10. According to a user from Maryland, U.S., the name Sienna is of English origin and means "Wise".
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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Si*en"na
Clay that is colored red or brown by the oxides of iron or manganese, and used as a pigment. It is used either in the raw state or burnt.

Etymology: It. terra di Siena, fr. Siena in Italy

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. An earth color containing ferric oxides; used as a pigment
Wiktionary
  1. A female given name from English of modern usage from the sienna colour.

Notable Persons Named Sienna

Notable Persons Named Sienna

Sienna Miller

Sienna Miller is an actress, fashion designer, and model. Her ongoing career started in 2001. Sienna was given the name Sienna Rose Diana Miller on December 28th, 1981 in New York City, New York, U.S.

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Sienna Guillory

Sienna Guillory is an actor, equestrianism, model (people), actress, equestrian, and model. Her ongoing career started in 1996. Sienna was given the name Sienna Tiggy Guillory on March 16th, 1975 in Kettering, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Sienna Blake

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Sienna Cammeniti

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Sienna Morris

Sienna was born on November 17th, 1983.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Sienna

Notable Persons With the Last Name Sienna

Blessed Ambrose of Sienna

Blessed Ambrose of Sienna was a saint. Blessed was born on April 16th, 1220 in Siena. He died in 1286.

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Pedro Sienna

Pedro was born in 1893. He left this life in 1972.

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Anthony of Sienna

Anthony of Sienna is a cleric.

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Fun Facts about the name Sienna

  • What name lists does Sienna rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Sienna? Sienna is the 1,486th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Sienna have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 27,380 babies born with the first name Sienna in the United States. That's more than enough people named Sienna to occupy the territory of British Virgin Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 24,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Sienna? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1960 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Sienna first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Sienna is Thursday, June 22nd, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Sienna born? The highest recorded use of the first name Sienna was in 2007 with a total of 2,075 babies. That's a lot of babies named Sienna!
  • Random Sienna Factoid: According to the 2017 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Sienna ranks 81st in popularity as a baby girl's name in Connecticut. Imagine that, 36 babies in Connecticut have the same name in 2017.
  • Weird things about the name Sienna: The name spelled backwards is Anneis. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Seanin. How do you pronounce that?
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