Meaning and name origin
Danae is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2806 out of 4276, Top 66%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Danae for girls. Danae reached its highest rank of #912 in the U.S. in 1991. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Danae and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Dee and Danae. (2014 statistics).
Danae is also pronounced similarly to Daena, Dagna, Dahna, Daina, Dana▼, Danah, Daney, Dani, Dania▼, Danie, Danna▲, Dannah, Dannee, Danney, Danni, Danny, Dany, Danya, Dawna, Dayna▼, Deana▼, Dena▼, Denah, Dhana, Diana▲, Dina▼, Dinah▼, Dona▼, Duana, Duna, Dwana, Dyana, Dyna and Dynah. Other suggested similar baby names are Dama, Dane, Danne, Darnae, Dawne, Dayne, Deane, Deanne▼, Diane▼, Dianne▼, Duane, Dyane, Dyanne, Janae▼, Lanae and Ranae. These names tend to be less commonly used than Danae.