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What does Blaney mean?

Blaney Pronunciation of Blaney [blaney] as a boys' name is of Gaelic derivation, and the meaning of Blaney is "yellow". Blaney is a variant form of Blain (Gaelic).

Associated with: gaelic, yellow (gold).


3 related forms via Blain: Blaine, Blane and Blayne.

Creative forms:
(male) Blano, ..

(female) Blaley, Blana, ..

Middle name pairings:
Blaney Gregorio (B.G.), ..

How popular is Blaney?

Blaney is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent surname for all people (#8386 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent variation forms of Blaney (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 are Blain, Blaine (#648 a year ago), Blane and Blayne (#1861). Usage of these relations of Blaney reached its most widespread in 2001 (usage of 0.04%) and is somewhat less today (usage 0.03%, down 41%). (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Blain, Blaine, Blane, Blayne in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Baley, Bane, Barney, Belamy, Bellamey, Birney, Blade, Blake, Blakely, Blakeney, Blakeny, Blanco, Blase, Blaze, Bradey, Bradney, Branley, Branly, Burney, Chaney, Clancey, Clancy, Claney, Clarey and Delaney. These names tend to be more frequently used than Blaney.

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