Dania is a beautiful baby girl’s name of Hebrew, Arabic, and Italian origin. Dania means “close, near” in Arabic and “God is my judge” in Hebrew and Italian. Dania is a diminutive of Daniela in Italian. Dania appeared on the top 1000 names from 2002 to 2010. Despite falling out of favor Dania is an elegant name that deserves a second glance.

Meaning of the name Dania:

Hebrew, Italian: God is my judge
Arabic: close, near

Origin of the name Dania:

Dania is a baby girl’s name of Hebrew, Italian, and Arabic origin. From Hebrew, Dania means “God is my judge” and is related to the name Daniela. In Italian, Dania is a diminutive of Daniela. Dania means “close, near” in Arabic.

Symbolism of the name Dania:

Dania shares its name with a type of white blooming flower called phlox. The tiny white blossoms bloom in clusters. Phlox is symbolic of sweet dreams and harmony.

Style of the name Dania:

traditional

Gender of the name Dania:

Dania is a girl's name.

Pronunciation of the name Dania:

DA-nee-yah (Arabic), da-NYEH-uh (Italian)

Number of syllables in the name Dania:

three

Emotion evoked from the name Dania:

Dania evokes feelings of beauty and steadfastness.

Alternative spellings for the name Dania:

Danya, Daniyah, Daniya

Nicknames for the name Dania:

Popularity of the name Dania:

According to the Social Security Administration, Dania is a popular baby girl’s name. Dania was on the top 1000 baby names list in 1996 and again from 2002 to 2010.

Related names for the name Dania:

Great middle names for the name Dania and their meanings:

Famous people with the name Dania:

  • Dania Ramirez (Dominican-American actress)
  • Dania Prince (Honduran beauty queen)
  • Dania Krupska (American dancer and choreographer)
  • Dania Saafai (American voice actor)

Danias in popular culture:

  • Dania (television “The Legend of Tarzan”)
  • Dania (television, “Duck Dodgers”)