What does Lanie mean?
Lanie \l(a)-nie\ as a girls' name is of English and Middle English origin, and the name Lanie means "path, roadway". Lanie is a variation of Laine (English): variant of the surname Lane. An occasionally used name for kids.
Lanie has 1 more different form via Laine, Lane: Layne.
Lanie is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3430 out of 4276, Top 80%) and also a somewhat popular last name for both adults and children (#82319 out of 88799, Top 93%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Lanie for girls. Lanie reached its peak rank of #929 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of Lanie and corresponding names. Lainey (#585 the previous year) and Laney (#640) are the popular varying forms of Lanie listed in the Top 1000. This girl name reached the height of its popularity in the year 2011 and is somewhat less popular today. Lainey (#585) and Laney (#640) are two of the more contemporarily stylish baby names here. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Lanie is alike in pronunciation 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, Leanne▼, Lene, Liane, Lianne, Luane, Luanne▼ and Lynne▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Lanie.