Meaning and name origin
Dianne \di(an)-ne\ as a girl's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Dianne is "divine". Dianne is a variant of Diana (Latin); mythology: Diana was an ancient Roman goddess who came to be associated with the Greek god Artemis.
Dianne is a very popular first name for females (#279 out of 4276, Top 7%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Dianne for girls. Dianne reached its highest rank of #107 in the U.S. in 1940-1949. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Dianne and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Diana (#297), Dianne, Diann, Diane, Deann and Dian. (2014 statistics).
Dianne▼ is also pronounced similarly to Dagne, Dane, Dawne, Dayne, Deanne▼, Deonne, Dione, Dionne▼, Duane and Dwayne. Other suggested similar baby names are Danae, Danee, Danie, Danna▲, Dannee, Danney, Danni, Danny, Deanna▼, Dhanna, Diahanne, Diahna, Dianna▼, Diannah, Dinae, Dinnie, Dinny, Dionna, Dyanna, Lianne, Rianne and Tianne. These names tend to be less commonly used than Dianne.