Meaning and name origin
Delane \d(e)-la-ne\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Delane), is of Old French and Irish origin, and the meaning of Delane is "from the alder grove; black defiance". Delane is a variant of Delaney (Old French, Irish): can derive from the Norman French name "del aunaie", or from an Irish surname from an old name "Dubhshlaine", or from a place name referring to the Slaney river.
Delane has 1 variant form: Delaine.
Delane is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Delane for boys. Delane has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (2014 statistics).
Delane is also pronounced similarly to Daelan, Dalan, Delon, Dilan, Dolan and Dylan▲. Other suggested similar baby names are Deane, Delainey, Delainy, Delani, Delanie, Delano▼, Delany and Devane. These names tend to be more commonly used than Delane.