What does Lanah mean?
Lanah /la-nah/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Old German and Hawaiian derivation, and the name Lanah means "precious; awakening". Lanah is an alternate form of Alana (Old German, Hawaiian). Compare last name Lano.
Lanah has 27 more alternative forms via Alana: Alaina▲, Alaine, Alanah, Alane, Alani▲, Alanis, Alanna▲, Alannah, Alawna, Alayne, Alene▼, Aleyna, Aleynah, Aleyne, Alie, Allana, Alleen, Allena, Allene▼, Alleynah, Alleyne, Allina, Allinah, Allyn, Allyna, Alona and Alonna.Kreatif forms: Lunah, Lunnah. [more]
How popular is Lanah?
Lanah is an unusual first name for females. Lanah is an equally unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Popular varying forms of Lanah (outside Top 1000) are Alaina (#190 a year ago), Alana (#198), Alani (#612), Alanna (#526), Alannah (#947), Alene, Allene and Lana (#351). Variants like Alaine are seldom used. Adoption of these girl names reached its peak in the year 2012 (usage of 0.412%) and is almost as widespread today (usage 0.397%, down 3.6%), but with the forms Alene and Allene becoming less in vogue. The more fashionable birth names in this list are Alaina (#190), Alana (#198), Alani (#612), Alanna (#526) and Lana (#351), with Lana having a rekindling in usage. Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Lanah and associated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Lanah is pronounced similarly to Laina, Lanae, Lanai, Laney▲, Lani, Lanie, Leana, Leanah, Leannah, Leenah, Lena▲, Lenae, Lenah, Lenai, Liana▲, Liannah, Lina▼, Linah, Lona▼, Luana, Luannah, Luna▲, Lyna, Lynae and Lynah. Other recommended similar baby names are Danah, Ganah, Hanah, Janah and Lane. These names tend to be more frequently used than Lanah.