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pinWhat does Danay mean?

Danay /da-nay/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls. Danay's roots are Old English and Greek, and Danay means "from Denmark". Danay is an alternate spelling of Dana (Old English) with the suffix -y. Danay is also a derivative of Danae (Greek).


Danay has 15 variants: Daena, Danah, Danaye, Danea, Danee, Daney, Dania, Danna, Danya, Dayna, Denae, Denay, Dinae, Dinay and Donnay.

Danay has 8 more different relations via Dana, Danae: Danaca, Dane, Danet, Danica, Dayne, Dee, Dene and Donnica.

Kreatif forms: Dalnay, Donay. [more]

pinHow popular is Danay?

Danay is an uncommon first name for females. Danay is also a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Dana (#789 the previous year), Danae, Dania, Danica (#557), Danna (#544), Dayna and Dee are the prominent alternative forms of Danay (not ranked) ranked in the Top 1000. Usage of these girl names reached its peak during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.2869%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.1586%, 44.7%), with the forms Dana, Dania, Dayna and Dee becoming less in vogue. Danica (#557) and Danna (#544) are two of the more chic baby names in this list, with both names going through a revival in usage. Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the girl name Danay and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Dana, Danae, Dania, Danica, Danna in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Dayna, Dee in U.S.

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

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Danay is alike in pronunciation to Dagna, Dahna, Daina, Dani, Danie, Dannah, Danney, Danni, Danny, Dany, Dawna, Deana, Dena, Denah, Deney, Denny, Dhana, Diana, Dina, Dinah, Dinny, Dona, Donny, Duana, Duna, Dwana, Dyana, Dyna and Dynah. Other suggested similar baby names are Dama, Danfy, Danne, Janay and Ranay. These names tend to be more frequently used than Danay.