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What does Dafne mean?

Dafne Pronunciation of Dafne as a name for girls is of Greek derivation, and Dafne means "laurel tree". Dafne is a Swedish form of Daphne (Greek).


ASSOCIATED WITH greek, laurel (tree)


RELATED FORMS VIA DAPHNE Daffi, Daffie, Daffy, Dafna, Dafnee, Dafneigh, Dafnie, Danfy, Daph, Daphna, Daphney, Daphnie

(female) Dafan, ..

(male) Dafan, ..

Dafne Claire (D.C.), ..

How popular is Dafne?

Dafne is an uncommonly occurring given name for women. Dafne is also an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Dafne was first listed in 2001 and reached its apex position of #968 in the U.S. then, and is at #1975 currently. (2018 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dafne name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

The only other prominent alternative form of Dafne (#1975 IN RECENT RANKINGS) appearing in the Top 2000 is Daphne (#383). Other forms, like Daphnie, are uncommon. These forms of Dafne reached the peak of their popularity less than a decade ago (ADOPTION OF 0.1%) and are almost as popular today (ADOPTION 0.1%, DOWN 10.9%). Daphne has been the overall favorite.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dafne, Daphne in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Dabney, Dabnie, Dabny (see Dabney), Dace, Dacee, Dacie, Daena, Dagna, Dagne, Dagny, Dahna, Daile, Daina, Dale, Dalene, Daline, Dana, Danae, Dane, Danea, Danee, Danet, Daney, Dani, Danie, Danna, Danne, Dannee, Danney, Danni, Danny, Dany, Darnae, Dasie, Davine, Dawn, Dawna, Dawne, Dayle, Dayna, Dayne, Deane, Deanne, Dene, Diane, Dianne, Dione, Duane, Dwayne, Dyane, Dyanne, Faune, Fawne, Hanne, Jaine, Jane, Janne, Jayne, Laine, Lane, Layne, Marne, Paine, Payne, Raene, Raine, Rayne and Zanne. These names tend to be more frequently used than Dafne.

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