What does Delane mean?
Delane [de-lane] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Delane) is of Old French derivation, and Delane means "from the alder grove". Delane is a version of Delaney (Old French): from "del aunaie".
(female) Dilane, ..
(male) Delaan, Deland, .. Middle name pairings:
Delane Leyla (D.L.), ..
How popular is Delane?
Delane is an uncommonly occurring first name for females but a very prominent last name for all people (#39678 out of 150436, Top 26%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Popular varying forms of Delane (not ranked) listed in the Top 2000 are Delaney (#243 the previous year), Delanie (#1406), Delena and Delaine. Other forms, like Delaina, are uncommon. These relations of Delane were favored as birth names a decade ago (usage of 0.1%) and are somewhat less conventional today (usage 0.1%, ▼33%). (2015 Birth Statistics)
Delane is alike in pronunciation to Daelyn, Dalene, Daline, Deline, Dellene, Delline, Delyn, Delyne, Dillan, Dylan▲, Dylane and Dyllan. Other recommended names are Blane, Celine, Dalanna, Dalena, Dalina, Deana▼, Deane, Deann▼, Deanne▼, Deeann, Dejanae, Dejanee, Dela, Delana, Delancie, Delara, Delaree, Delcine, Deleena, Delfyne, Delice, Delie, Delina, Delise, Delle, Dellina, Delma▼, Delmi, Delmy, Delsine (see Dulce), Delyse, Denae, Dene, Deonne, Derine, Devan▼, Devana, Devaney, Devany, Diane▼, Diliana, Duane, Dyane, Dylana, Ellane, Helana, Helene▼, Ilane, Jeane, Jelani, Leland, Melaine, Melanee, Melaney, Melany▲, Melene, Meline, Pelage (see Pelagia), Selene, Trelane, Yolane, Zelene and Zeline. These names tend to be more commonly used than Delane.See names in meaning and etymology.