The name Ina has its origin in Latin. thia name is a used a feminine name and means 'mother'. Ina is pronounced as EYE-nah. This used as a short name for the names that end with the word 'ina'. For example: Guiseppina. This dimunitive form means 'belonging to'. If you have observed the name meanings are similar or there is a connection between the meanings. Ask yourself a question- whom do I belong to? You belong to your mother, biologically as well from your heart. Thus, Ina is mother to whom one belongs. It is really a beautiful name; full of love and belongingness.