More info about the name "Tiana"
Tiana, the name of the princess from “The Princess and the Frog”, is appreciated for its strength, delicacy, and similarity with tiara. It shouldn’t come as a surprise that Tiana means ‘princess’. With this name, we hope your daughter also grows up to be as ambitious and creative as her name namesake. Fun fact – Tiana was originally going to be named Maddy? Now you decide which one sounds better on her.Tiana could be a diminutive of Christiana, but more likely Tatiana. Tatiana originates in Latin language and the meaning is unknown. It is a feminine form of Tatianus. The name is very popular in Slavic languages, especially in Russian. In Christianity, Saint Tatiana was tortured and martyred and eventually became the patron saint of students. It is also the name of the main character in Alexander Pushkin's Eugene Onegin. In the English-speaking countries it has been used since the end of the 20th century.