What does Dani mean?
Dani /dani/ as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Dani). Dani's name origin is Old English, and Dani means "God is my Judge". Dani is an alternate spelling of Danielle (Hebrew, French): feminine form of Daniel. Dani is also a derivative of Danna (Old English).
How popular is Dani?
Dani is a very prominent first name for females (#2016 out of 4276, Top 47%) and also a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#42677 out of 150436, Top 28%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Prominent related forms of Dani (unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000 are Daniela (#225 from recent data), Danielle (#264), Danna (#544), Danica (#557), Dana (#789), Dania and Danita. Usage of these forms of Dani reached its highest in the year 2008 (usage of 0.503%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.374%, 25.5% less). Danielle has been the most popular choice, though Danna has gained in popularity over time, while Dana, Danita and Dania are now less popular. Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Dani and associated names. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Thinking of names?
Dani is alike in pronunciation to Dagna, Dahna, Daina, Danae, Danah, Danaye, Danea, Deana▼, Deanna▼, Denah, Denia, Denna, Denny, Deona, Dhana, Dinah▼, Dinya, Diona, Donia, Donny, Donya, Duana, Duna, Dwana and Dyana. 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.