Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Danelle, Danette, Dani (#1025 THE PREVIOUS YEAR), Dania (#1235), Danica (#707), Daniela (#200), Daniele, Daniella (#317), Danielle (#297), Danita, Danna (#519), Danny, Danya and Danyell are the popular varying forms of Danie (OUTSIDE TOP 2000). Other forms, like Danila, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Danie was more pronounced in 1991 (USAGE OF 1.33%) and has become significantly lower since (USAGE 0.29%, DOWN 78%), with forms like Danette becoming less fashionable. Danielle has been the top favorite, though Daniela is now the top form. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2015)
Danie is pronounced similarly to Dahna, Daina, Dana▼, Danaye, Danea, Dannah, Dannee, Deana▼, Deanna▼, Denah, Denay, Deni, Denni, Dhanna, Diana▼, Dianna▼, Dina▼, Dinah, Dinnie, Dinny, Donnie▼, Donya, Duna, Dyana and Dyna. Other recommended names are Cacie, Dabnie, Dacie, Dafnie, Daline, Damia, Dane, Danet, Danika, Danise, Danne, Dantea, Darbie, Darsie, Dasie, Davia, Dawne, Dayne, Deane, Deanne▼, Dedie, Delie, Demie, Dene, Denize, Devanie, Diane▼, Dianne▼, Duane, Dyane, Dyanne, Janie▼, Jaynie, Jonie, Kalie, Lacie, Lanie, Mandie, Marnie, Maxie, Mazie▼, Nancie, Ramie, Randie, Rawnie, Tacie, Tavie, Tonie, Wandie and Yancie. These names tend to be more frequently used than Danie.See names in meaning and etymology.