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Lainey

What does Lainey mean?

Lainey Pronunciation of Lainey as a girls' name. Diminutive of Elaine (Old French) "bright, shining light". Also form of Lane.

STARTS WITH La-

ASSOCIATED WITH old

Variations

VARIANT Laney

OTHER FORMS VIA ELAINE Laine, Layney

CREATIVE FORMS
(female)

(male)


MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Lainey Shea (L.S.), ..

How popular is Lainey?

Lainey is an unusual given name for women. Lainey is an equivalently uncommon surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Lainey was first listed in 1994 and reached its top position of #533 in the U.S. in the year 2011, and is currently at #540. (2016 BIRTH STATISTICS)

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

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

Which version is better?

Elaine (#607 LAST YEAR), Laney (#772), Laine and Lane are the prominent variation forms of Lainey (#540) rated in the Top 2000. These forms of Lainey reached the height of their popularity 8 decades ago (USAGE OF 0.4%) and are now significantly less widespread (USAGE 0.1%, 84.1%), with the version Elaine becoming somewhat dated. Lainey is the most chic baby name in this list.



Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lainey, Elaine, Laine, Lane, Laney in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Lainey is alike in pronunciation to Laina, Lana, Lanae, Lanah, Lanai, Lani, Lanie, Lanna, Lannah, Lannie, Lanny, Layney, Leina, Lina, Linah, Linea, Linna, Linnea, Lonee, Lynea and Lynnea. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Bailey, Briney, Cailey, Caitey, Chainey, Dabney, Daisey, Daney, Danney, Jaimey, Jaine, Jainee, Janey, Janney, Kailey, Kaitey, Ladey, Laicey, Laidy, Laily, Laine, Laisey, Lane, Lanet, Larine, Lassey, Layne, Leanne, Lene, Leoine, Leone, Liahne, Liane, Lin, Lindey, Lindy, Linn, Linsey, Linzy, Luane, Luanne, Lynne, Maisey, Nainsey, Nanney, Paine, Railey, Raine, Rainey, Rainy, Rayney, Saidey, Taney and Tawney. These names tend to be more commonly used than Lainey.


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