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What does Danah mean?

Danah Pronunciation of Danah [danah] as a girls' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of the name Danah is "from Denmark". Danah is an alternate spelling of Dana (Old English).

Associated with: old english.


Danah has 7 variants: Daena, Danay, Daney, Dania, Danna, Danya and Dayna.

5 more relations via Dana: Danaca, Dane, Danet, Danica and Dayne.

Creative forms:
(female) Dainah, Donah, ..

(male) Daane, Dadan, ..

Middle name pairings:
Danah Kayley (D.K.), ..

How popular is Danah?

Danah is a rare given name for females. Danah is also a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Danah (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000 are Dana (#851 via latest list), Dania (#1235), Danica (#707), Danna (#519), Danya and Dayna. These forms of Danah reached the top of their popularity during the years 1970-1979 (median #1088) and have become much less widespread since (#1218, 81.7% less usage). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dana, Dania, Danica, Danna, Danya, Dayna in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Danah is alike in pronunciation to Dahna, Danae, Danaye, Danea, Dani, Danie, Danney, Danny, Dawna, Deana, Denay, Denia, Dhanna, Diahna, Dina, Dinae, Dinah, Dinay, Dona, Donia, Dwana, Dwayna, Dyana, Dyna and Dynah. Other suggested similar names are Ainah, Alanah, Barah, Binah, Carah, Chanah, Dada, Dafna, Dajah, Daliah, Dalyah, Dama, Danfy, Danne, Darah, Darnae, Dassah, Datiah (see Datya), Dayah, Dorah, Dzana, Ednah, Ganah, Hanah, Hannah, Hanyah, Inah, Ioanah (see Ioanna), Janah, Janoah, Kalah, Lanah, Leanah, Lynah, Marah, Mayah, Nonah, Oonah, Raenah, Rafah, Ramah, Sadah, Sannah, Shanah, Tajah, Tarah, Tinah, Unah, Wandah (see Wanda) and Zarah. These names tend to be more commonly used than Danah.