What does Dane mean?
Associated with: old english.
Dane has 1 variant: Dayne.
1 masculine form: Dana.Creative forms:
(female) Daie, Done, ..
(male) Dabe, Danu, .. Middle name pairings:
Dane Harmonie (D.H.), ..
How popular is Dane?
Dane is a rare first name for females but a very popular surname for all people (#9866 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Prominent varying forms of Dane (unlisted) are Dana (#851 a year ago), Dania (#1235), Danica (#707), Danna (#519), Danya and Dayna. Usage of these relations of Dane was more pronounced in the 1970s (adoption of 0.38%) and has become significantly diminished since (adoption 0.07%, down 82%), with forms like Dayna becoming less stylish. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Dane is pronounced similarly to Dagne, Danne, Dawn▼, Dawne, Deane, Deann▼, Deanne▼, Deeane, Deeann, Dene, Deon, Dian, Diann▼, Dianne▼, Dion, Dione, Dionne▼, Dowan, Duane, Duwan, Dwayne, Dyan, Dyane, Dyann and Dyanne. Other suggested similar names are Dace, Dafne, Dahna, Daina, Dale▼, Dama, Danae, Danaye, Danea, Danee, Dani▲, Danie, Dannee, Danney, Danni, Danny, Dany, Dawna, Deana▼, Dena▼, Denae, Deney, Deni, Dhana, Diana▼, Dina▼, Dinae, Dona▼, Duana, Duna, Dwana, Dyana, Dyna, Jane▼ and Lane. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dane.