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pinWhat does Dani mean?

Dani /dani/ [2 sylls.] 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).


Dani has 14 variants: Dana, Danee, Daney, Dania, Danie, Dannah, Dannee, Danney, Danni, Dannia, Danny, Dany, Danya and Doneille.

Dani has 30 more relations 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.

Kreatif forms: Dalni, Deionni, Doni. [more]

pinHow 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. 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 (usage of 0.3832%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.3002%, 21.7% less), with the forms Dana, Danelle, Dania, Danita and Danette 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)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Dana, Danelle, Danette, Dania, Danica in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Daniela, Daniella, Danielle, Danita, Danna, Danyelle in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Danica, Daniella, Danielle outside U.S.

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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.