AskDefine | Define Donna

Dictionary Definition

donna n : an Italian woman of rank

User Contributed Dictionary

see donna


Proper noun

  1. A given name, from the Italian noun, or a feminine form of Donald

Extensive Definition

Donna may refer to:


includes name origin, and people with the name
  • Donna Brown, the first African-American woman in Maryland to receive a doctoral degree.

Fictional characters



Other uses

  • The Italian word for woman, used as a courtesy title before the name of a woman in an Italian-speaking area.
  • an Italian woman especially of rank -- used as a title prefixed to the Christian name
  • Hurricane Donna (1960)
Donna in Dutch: Donna

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