Juana is a Spanish female first name. It is the feminine form of Juan, and thus corresponds to the English names Jane, Joanna, Janet, Jean, and Joan. Juanita is a common diminutive.

Some famous bearers of this name include:

  • Juana Azurduy de Padilla
  • Juana Barraza
  • Juana Bormann
  • Juana Briones de Miranda
  • Juana I, Queen of Castile and Aragon. Daughter of Isabella I of Castile and Ferdinand II of Aragon, mother of King Charles I of Spain.
  • Juana Castro
  • Juana Inés de la Cruz
  • Juana Manuela Gorriti
  • Juana de Ibarbourou
  • Juana Manuel of Castile
  • Juana Maria
  • Juana Molina
  • Juana Parra
  • Juana María de los Dolores de León Smith
  • Juana Saviñón
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Doña Juana-Cascabel Volcanic Complex
... Doña Juana-Cascabel Volcanic Complex National Natural Park (Spanish for Parque Nacional Natural Complejo Volcánico Doña Juana-Cascabel) is a Colombian National ... The park is named after three volcanoes which are Doña Juana, Petacas and Animas ...
Carla Lucero - Works
... San Francisco Wuornos (2001) An operatic adaptation of Aileen Wuornos life Juana an opera-in-development, adapted from the historical novel Sor Juana's Second Dream written ... Juana Inés de la Cruz Los Angeles Collage Dance Theater original compositions written for Most Wanted (presented in a city jail), LaBrea Man (a site-specific dance performance), Life in the Lap Lane ...
Santa Juana, Chile - History
... The Mapuche originally named the valley where Santa Juana is now located the Valley of Catirai, and the inhabitants Catirayen ... fort and town in established March 1626 by Governor Luis Fernandez de Cordova with title of Santa Juana de Guadalcázar, in memory of the name of wife ... Santa Juana was head of the Department of Lautaro between 1841 and 1865 ...
Los Tarantos - Plot
... The love between two gipsies, Juana La Zoronga and Rafael El Taranto, from different families in Barcelona is thwarted by the enmity between their respective parents ... Rafael sees Juana dance at a gipsy wedding, and is captivated by her beauty and charm, and they fall in love, aided by their younger siblings who are secretly friends and sympathetic to the young lovers ... Juana earns the respect of Rafael's formidable mother, Angustias, through her spirit and grace at flamenco, but her father Rosendo, an old beau of Rafael's mother, remains obstinate, despite the pleas ...