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 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%, down 21.7%), 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)
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.