Girl Names baby nameAdriana

What does the name Adriana mean?

The meaning of the name “Adriana” is: “Dark, Rich, Person From Hadria (Northern Italy)”.

Additional information: The girl name Adriana is the female form of Adrien or Adria, forms of the Latin 'Adriānus' - 'Hadriānus', meaning "from the city of Adria".

It is also found in William Shakespeare's  early play " The Comedy of Errors", used for a main female character, the wife of Antipholus of Ephesus.