Alana meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Alana No. of characters: 5 Gender: Girl Origin of Alana: English
How to pronounce Alana a-la-na What does my name mean? Meaning of Alana: Olive, Beautiful, Darling Child, Rock, Light and Buoy-any, An Offering, English, Irish name meaning: dear child, female form. In Germany increasingly popular. Namesake: Alanis Morissette, Canadian singer.

Origin and Meaning

The name Alana is a feminine form of Alan which is supposed to be derived either from the Old High German word for "precious" or from an old Irish term "a leanbh" (pronounced Alanna) meaning "O child". This name can also be spelled as Alanna or Alannah. Alanna is a Gaelic word meaning "beauty" or "serenity". As a Hawaiian name Alana refers to "'beautiful offering, fair" and as Polynesian it is referred to "new beginning". Few notable bearers for this name are Alannah Currie, musician from the Thompson Twins, Alana Evans, pornographic actress, Alana Haim, member of the band Haim.

Alana was ranked 847 in 2004 list of US boys name and dropped by 1.32% from its previous ranking of 836 in 2003. Alana was ranked 192 in 2018 US female names list and elevated by 9.43% from its previous ranking of 212 in 2017. Comes from the Latin "Alanus" The name of a tribe near the Black Sea. September 9 is celebrated.. Rather reserved, dreamy and sensitive,Alanafind more balance in their family and professional lives. Very studious, loving reading,Alanaare more comfortable in intellectual domains manuals. Careers in education are their favorable. Alana have few friends but are a loyalty foolproof.

Full form of Alana : Assertive Lonesome Attentive Nonjudgemental Ambitious

Alana is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Alana is a very very popular first name for a girl in United States which is popular since 1974 and ranked 200 (0.040661% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 52413 people wear Alana as their first name. Alana is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1930 and ranked 200 (0.040661% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 52413 people have Alana as their first name. Alana is not a native United States and Alana may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.014662% of people in US have this given name.

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Expression number of Alana is 11.

Alana have high energy levels, just like a child. Alana are highly sensitive and possess a high sense of awareness. Alana are gifted with a sixth-sense, in addition to discerning and inspiring qualities.

Names that rhyme with Alana Aahana, Aaiyana, Aalana, Aaliana, Aaliyana, Aana, Aaradhana, Aariana, Aariyana, Aaryana, Aashana, Aashiyana, Aayana, Abreana, Abriana, Abriyana, Abryana, Adana, Addriana, AdeanaFamous people named Alana
Dalana Bissonnette in Sexual Insanity as Actress
Alanah Rafferty in The Desert Island All Time Top 5 Songs of Tragedy as Actress
Alana De Roma in Amy as Actress
Alana Lasry in Episode #1.4 as Actress
Alana Peyton Smith in Lies I Told My Little Sister as Actress
Alana Hamilton in Barely Bar Mitzvah'd as Actress
Alana Luv in MILF and Kitten as Actress
Alana Chester in No Prom Tuxedos for Lesbians as Actress
Alana Dante in Big Brother VIPS as
Alana Hood in Episode #2.4 as Actress
Alana Cordy-Collins Alana Kathleen Cordy-Collins was Professor of Anthropology at the University of San Diego.
Actor Alana Stewart, famous for movie Delivered
Names like Alana Alana Namesakes Related Names: English: Alanna, Allana (Truth), Alaina (Dear Child), Alannah, Alannis, Alan, Alatáriel, German: Alarica (Another form of Alarice, Ruler of All, Rules All), Other: Lana (Celtic), Lanna, Alawna (A Driver, Wheel Maker), Allanna, Alleen, Allena, Allene, Alline (Noble, Nobility, Light, Variant of Helen), Aleyna (Turkish), Alaine (A Driver, Wheel Maker), Alanah, Alanis (Celtic) (Precious, Rock), Alayna (Celtic), Alayne, Alaynna, Ailene (From the Afton River, Place Name), Alanae (Celtic) Posts having Alana: Comments : Alana is a proper name Italian female. The origin of the name is uncertain : in the form Alan was already in use in Britain at least in the sixth century, and could mean "small stone" as much as "beautiful", "attractive" in Breton (in which case it would be analogous in terms of semantic to Kenneth ), or result from an entry Celtic with meaningless deer. It could also come from the name of the population of Great Danes (then passed in Latin as Alanus ), a population of Iran that settled in the basin of the Loire in the IV and V century. Linguistic versions of the name : Breton : Alan, Slovenian : Alen, English : Alan, Allan, Allen, Allyn, Welsh : Alun, Slovenian : Alen, France : Alain, Alan. - Tory Weedman Popularity of Alana

Updated on: June 30th, 2019
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