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Delanie (girl)

What does Delanie mean?

Delanie Pronunciation of Delanie [de-lanie] as a girls' name (also used less regularly as boys' name Delanie) is of Old French origin, and Delanie means "from the alder grove". Delanie is a variant form of Delaney (Old French): from "del aunaie".


Delanie has 6 variants: Delaina, Delainey, Delainy, Delany, Delayna and Delena.

4 more alternative forms via Delaney: Delaine, Delane, Delayne and Delene.

Creative forms:
(female) Delanna, Tealanie, ..

(male) Delande, Delanon, ..

Middle name pairings:
Delanie Armoni (D.A.), ..

How popular is Delanie?

Delanie is an unusual given name for females. Delanie is an unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Delanie was first listed in 1993 and reached its peak position of #1079 in the U.S. in the year 2003, and is currently at #1406. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Delanie name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Delanie outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Delanie (#1406 last year) appearing in the Top 2000 are Delaine, Delaney (#243 last year) and Delena. Other variants, like Delene, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Delanie was at its most widespread in 2004 (average #1344) and is somewhat lower today (#1412, 32.8% less usage).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Delanie, Delaine, Delaney, Delena in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Delanie and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Delanie is pronounced similarly to Dalanna, Delana, Delina and Dylana. Other recommended names are Dalene, Daline, Danie, Deane, Deanne, Deeane, Dejanae, Dejanee, Delancey, Delancie, Delancy, Delaree, Delie, Deline, Dellene, Delline, Delmi, Delyn, Delyne, Dennie, Devanie, Dylan, Dylane, Elanie, Jeanie, Jelani, Malanie, Melanee, Melani, Melania, Melanie, Melannie, Mellanie, Melonie and Pelagie. These names tend to be more commonly used than Delanie.

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