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Meaning and name origin

Lanie \l(a)-nie\ as a girl's name is of English and Middle English origin, and the meaning of Lanie is "path, roadway". Lanie is a variant of Laine (English): variant of the surname Lane, or a short form of names like Marlaine and Melanie.


Lanie has 3 variant forms: Laina, Lainey, Laney.


Lanie is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3430 out of 4276, Top 80%) and also a somewhat popular surname or last name for all people (#82319 out of 88799, Top 93%) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Lanie for girls. Lanie reached its highest rank of #929 in the U.S. in 1880-1889. (2014 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Lanie name in U.S.

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

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Lanie and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Lainey (#585), Laney (#640) and Lanie. (2014 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Lainey, Laney, Lanie in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Lanie is also pronounced similarly to Lana, Lanae, Lanah, Lanai, Lani, Lanna, Lannie, Lanny, Lenae, Leonie, Linnie, Lonee, Loni, Lonie, Lonnie, Luannie and Lynae. Other suggested similar baby names are Danie, Janie, Lacie, Lanice, Layne, Leanne, Lene, Liane, Lianne, Luane, Luanne and Lynne. These names tend to be less commonly used than Lanie.