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What does Devany mean?

Devany Pronunciation of Devany as a girls' name is pronounced DEV-a-nee. It is of Irish origin, and the meaning of Devany is "dark-haired". Variants may be contemporary rhyming blends of Devon and Bethany.


ASSOCIATED WITH irish, dark (black), blends


VARIANTS Devaney, Devanie, Devenny, Devinee, Devony

RELATED FORMS VIA BETHANY, DEVON Devan, Devana, Devanna, Deven, Devenne, Devin, Devona, Devonna, Devonne, Devvon, Devyn, Devynn



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How popular is Devany?

Devany is a rare first name for women but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#54522 out of 150436, Top 36%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Bethany (#481 FROM RECENT DATA), Devan, Deven, Devin, Devon, Devona and Devyn (#1179) are the prominent alternative forms of Devany (NOT RANKED) ranked in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Devana, are seldom used. These relations of Devany were at the peak of their popularity in 1991 (AVERAGE #835) and have become much less widespread since (#1665, 84.8% LESS USAGE), with versions like Devan becoming less fashionable. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bethany, Devan, Deven, Devin, Devon in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Devona, Devyn in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Devany is alike in pronunciation to Daveney, Daviana, Davina, Devina and Divina. Other recommended sound-alike names are Dabny (see Dabney), Dany, Daviane, Davine, Davynn, Deana, Deane, Deann, Deeana, Deeane, Deeann, Dejana, Delainy, Delana, Delancy, Delane, Delaney, Delany, Denay, Denny, Deva, Devery, Devinne, Devvin, Divine, Levana, Melany and Vevay. These names tend to be more commonly used than Devany.

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