What does Alane mean?
Alane [alane] as a name for girls is of Old German origin, and the name Alane means "precious; awakening". Alane is a version of Alaine (Old German): French feminine version of Alain. Alane is also a derivative of Alana (Old German, Hawaiian).
Associated with: precious.
(female) Agane, Alonne, ..
(male) Alaan, Alaana, .. Middle name pairings:
Alane Ryleigh (A.R.), ..
How popular is Alane?
Alane is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#3753 out of 4276, Top 88%) but an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Alane was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its apex position of #1386 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not found in the list currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Popular varying forms of Alane rated in the Top 2000 are Alaina (#176 via latest list), Alana (#202), Alanah (#1418), Alani (#525), Alanis (#1556), Alanna (#508), Alannah (#756), Alayna (#223), Alene, Aleyna (#1829), Allana, Alleen, Allena, Allene, Alline, Allyn, Alona, Alonna and Lana (#353). These forms of Alane were favored by parents today (adoption of 0.46%), except for forms such as Alene which have become less fashionable. The more fashionable names for newborns in this list are Alaina, Alana, Alani, Alanna, Alannah, Alayna and Lana.
Alane is alike in pronunciation to Aileene, Ailene, Ailyn, Allynne, Alynne, Aylin▲, Elain, Elan, Elayne, Elene, Eliane, Elin, Ellaine, Ellane, Ellayne, Ellene, Elon, Elynn, Ilean, Ileanne, Ileene, Ilene▼, Ilone, Wilone and Yolanne. Other suggested similar names are Adare, Adene, Adine, Adline, Agace, Agape, Agave, Ailani, Aine, Ala, Alah, Alair, Alais, Alamea, Alanice, Albane, Albine, Alcee, Alcine, Aldana, Aldine, Aleana, Alena▲, Alfie, Aliana▲, Alina▲, Alise, Alize▼, Alle, Alvie, Alyna, Amana, Anne▼, Arakne (see Arachne), Ariane, Arjane, Arlan, Arlana, Arline▼, Aryane, Avani, Blane, Blayne, Dane, Diane▼, Dyane, Liane, Luane, Orane and Sloane▲. These names tend to be less frequently used than Alane.See names in meaning and etymology.