What does Dani mean?
Dani \d(a)-ni\ as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Dani). Dani's name origins are Hebrew, French and Old English, and Dani means "God is my Judge". Dani is a variation of Danielle (Hebrew, French): feminine variant of Daniel. Dani is also a derivative of Danna (Old English).
Dani has 30 more related variations via Danielle, Danna: Daanelle, Danele, Danella, Danelle▼, Danelley, Danette▼, Danica▲, Danice, Daniela▲, Daniele, Daniella▲, Danijela, Danila, Danise, Danit, Danita▼, Danitza, Dannalee, Dannell, Dannelle, Dannette, Danniella, Dannielle, Dannon, Dannyce, Dantina, Danyell, Danyella, Danyelle and Dhanielle.
Dani is a very prominent first name for females (#2016 out of 4276, Top 47%) and a slightly less prominent surname for both adults and children (#47783 out of 88799, Top 54%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent related forms of Dani (#unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000 are Daniela (#225 last year), Danielle (#264), Daniella (#319), Danna (#544), Danica (#557), Dana (#789), Danyelle, Danette, Danita, Dania and Danelle. Adoption of these girl names reached its highest in the year 2008 and is somewhat lower today, with the forms Dana, Danita, Dania, Danette and Danelle becoming somewhat dated. The trendier names for newborns among these are Daniella (#319), Daniela (#225), Danielle (#264), Danna (#544) and Danica (#557), with Danica and Danna undergoing a resurgence in usage. Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Dani and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Dani is alike in pronunciation to Daena, Dagna, Dahna, Daina, Danae, Danah, Danay, Danea, Dawna, Dayna▼, Deana▼, Dena▼, Deni, Denia, Denni, Dhana, Diana▲, Dina▼, Dona▼, Donia, Donni, Duana, Duna, Dwana, Dyana and Dyna. Other suggested similar baby names are Dai, Dama, Damia, Dane, Danne, Dari, Dawn▼, Dawne, Dayne, Deane, Deann▼, Demi▲, Dene, Dian▼, Diane▼, Diann▼, Duane, Dwan, Dyan, Dyane, Dyann, Kani, Lani, Nani, Rani and Tani. These names tend to be less commonly used than Dani.