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What does Alanah mean?

Alanah [ala-nah] as a girls' name means "precious; awakening". Alanah is an alternate spelling of Alana (Old German, Hawaiian) with the suffix -h.

Associated with: precious.


Alanah has 12 variants: Alaina, Alani, Alanna, Alannah, Alawna, Aleyna, Aleynah, Allana, Alleynah, Allinah, Alona and Alonna.

Alanah has 11 more relations via Alana: Alaine, Alane, Alanis, Alayne, Alene, Allena, Allina, Allyna, Lana, Lanah and Lannah.

Kreatif forms:
(female) Adanah, Alanahi, ..

(male) Alanan, Alaon, ..

How popular is Alanah?

Alanah is an unusual first name for females. Alanah is also an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)


Ranking and usage % can show different trends depending on the distribution of names that year.

Presented below is the baby name popularity of Alanah for girls. Alanah entered the list in 2001 and reached its highest rank of #1132 in the U.S. in 2012, and is at #1313 presently. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alanah name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alanah outside U.S.

Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the girl name Alanah and affiliated names. Alaina (#190 last year), Alana (#198), Alane, Alani (#612), Alanis (#1305), Alanna (#526), Alannah (#947), Alene, Aleyna, Allana, Allena, Alona, Alonna (#1983) and Lana (#351) are the popular related forms of Alanah (#1313 last year) ranked in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Alawna, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Alanah was well-received among parents in 2013 (usage of 0.36%) and has remained as conventional to this day (usage 0.35%, 2.4%), but with the version Alene becoming less fashionable. The trendier birth names among these are Alaina, Alana, Alani, Alanna, Alannah and Lana.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alanah, Alaina, Alana, Alane, Alani in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alanis, Alanna, Alannah, Alene, Aleyna in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Allana, Allena, Alona, Alonna, Lana in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alana, Alanna, Alannah outside U.S.

Similar Names


Alanah is alike in pronunciation to Alayna, Alaynna, Aleena, Alenah, Alina, Allona, Allynah, Alonia, Alwyna, Alynah, Elana, Elanah, Elanie, Elayna, Eleana, Elena, Eliana, Elona, Elyana, Ilana, Iolana, Oleana, Olena, Olina and Ulani. Other recommended names are Adinah, Agnah, Ainah, Alah, Alaia, Alala, Alamea, Alanza, Alayah, Aldana, Aleah, Alenne, Aliah, Alicah, Alidah, Alikah, Alima, Aline, Alisah, Aliyah, Alizah, Alliah, Alma, Almah, Aloma, Alvah, Alydah, Alyne, Alynne, Amana, Amandah, Aminah, Amynah, Annah, Aravah, Arlana, Avana, Ayana, Blanch, Chanah, Danah, Elkanah, Flana, Flanagh (see Flana), Hanah, Ioanah (see Ioanna), Janah, Leanah, Shanah and Yoanah. These names tend to be more commonly used than Alanah.