What does Alleyne mean?
Alleyne [al-leyne] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Alleyne) is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Alleyne is "precious; awakening". Alleyne is an alternate form of Alana (Old German, Hawaiian). Alleyne is also a variant of Allena (Old German): version of Alaine.
Associated with: precious.
(female) Adleyne, Alaleyne, ..
(male) Alleyan, Alleyley, .. Middle name pairings:
Alleyne Kaitlynn (A.K.), ..
How popular is Alleyne?
Alleyne is an uncommonly occurring first name for females but a very prominent last name for all people (#8797 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Alleyne (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000 are Alana (#202 in recent rankings), Alane, Alena (#596), Alene, Aleyna (#1829), Allana, Alleen, Allena, Allene and Allyn. Other forms, like Allyna, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Alleyne was more pronounced among parents in 2007 (usage of 0.2%) and is almost as conventional today (usage 0.1%, ▼14%), but with versions like Alene becoming less stylish. Alana and Alena are two of the more fashionable birth names in this list. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Alleyne is pronounced similarly to Ailyn, Aleen, Aleine, Alenne, Allaine, Allayne, Alleine, Allyne, Alwyne, Alyne, Ayleen▲, Eileene, Elaene, Elene, Ellaine, Ellane, Ellayne, Ellen▼, Ellene, Ellyn, Ileane, Ileene, Ilene▼, Illeanne and Illene. Other recommended names are Alayna▲, Aldene, Aldyne, Aleana, Aleena▲, Aliena, Allcenne (see Alison), Allcine (see Alcina), Alldine (see Alida), Alldyne, Alleece, Allerie, Allette, Allexine (see Alexandra), Alley, Allona, Allyce, Allynah, Allyse, Alveene, Alwyna, Alyna, Arleene, Arlene▼, Arlenne, Arleyne and Arlyne. These names tend to be more frequently used than Alleyne.See names in meaning and etymology.