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Allayne

What does Allayne mean?

Allayne Pronunciation of Allayne [al-layne] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Allayne) is an Old German name, and Allayne means "precious". Allayne is an alternate spelling of Alan (Old German): from Adal.

Variations

Allayne has 17 variants: Ailean, Ailin, Alain, Alann, Alen, Alin, Allain, Allan, Allen, Alleyn, Alleyne, Allin, Allon, Allyn, Alon, Alun and Alyn.

4 more relations via Alan: Aland, Alano, Alley and Allie.

Creative forms:
(male) Adlayne, Alanne, ..

(female) Allaynea, Allayte, ..

Middle name pairings:
Allayne Zakai (A.Z.), ..

How popular is Allayne?

Allayne is an unusual given name for men. Allayne is an equivalently uncommon last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Alain, Alan (#167 via latest list), Alen, Allan (#656), Allen (#349), Allie and Allyn are the popular variation forms of Allayne (not ranked). Other variants, like Alon, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Allayne was more pronounced among parents during the years 1950-1959 (usage of 0.74%) and has become significantly less since (usage 0.2%, 72.9%), with versions such as Allie becoming less stylish. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alain, Alan, Alen, Allan, Allen in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Allie, Allyn in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Allayne is alike in pronunciation to Ailwyn, Alwine, Alwyn and Alwynn. Other recommended names are Adayre, Ahearne, Alaire, Albain, Alban, Albano, Albany, Albyn, Aldan, Aldwyn, Aldwynn, Aldwynne, Allard, Allaric, Allart, Allaster, Allcen, Allson, Allton, Almarine, Alpine, Alswynn, Altayr, Alvan, Alvyn, Arlan, Arland, Arlyn, Aslan, Bayne, Blaine, Blane, Blayne, Chayne, Crayne, Dawayne, Dayne, Delaine, Delane, Dewayne, Duayne, Duwayne, Dwayne, Frayne, Gawayne, Gayne, Gwayne, Kayne, Layne, Lewayne, Mayne, Payne, Rayne, Shayne, Sloane, Swayne, Thayne, Wayne and Zayne. These names tend to be more commonly used than Allayne.

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