Danae meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Danae No. of characters: 5 Gender: Girl Origin of Danae: Unknown
How to pronounce Danae da-nae, dan-ae , What does my name mean? Meaning of Danae: A Branch, To Draw Water, Flower Name, Bough, Control of the Senses, Self-control, River, Ocean, One who Suppresses, Greek name. In Germany rarely used. Known in Greek mythology as a lover of Zeus.

Baby name Danae is originated from Danaoi which is a word used by Homer to designate the Greeks. The name was borne in the Greek mythology by the daughter of the Argive king Acrisius. Later on she became the mother of Perseus who killed king Acrisius. Another famous bearer of the name is Danae Suzanna Sweetapple who is an Australian Paralympic swimmer. She is known for winning a silver medal in the Women's 100 m Freestyle B2 event and she also won two bronze medals in the Women's 100 m Backstroke B2 and Women's 50 m Freestyle B2 events. Danae Pyle is also a main character name in comic strip 'Non Sequitur' by Wiley Miller.

Danae was ranked 776 and came to ranking only once in list of US male names in 1990. Danae was ranked 883 in 2015 list of US girls name and dropped by 3.15% from its previous ranking of 856 in 2014.

Full form of Danae : Daredevil Able Naive Affectionate Eager

Danae is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1996 and ranked 4003 in 2014. Only 155 people have Danae as their first name. Danae is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Danae is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1947 and ranked 883 (0.002171% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 6409 people have Danae as their first name. Danae is not a native United States and Danae may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.001793% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Danae
YearRankOccurence
General girl name in
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Expression number of Danae is 7.

Danae likes to research and reason to know the answers of hidden questions as Danae are gifted with an analytical mind. Danae are always on the quest for knowledge and wisdom and loves being alone.

Names that rhyme with Danae Aaronae, Ahjahnae, Ahjanae, Ajahnae, Ajanae, Ajenae, Anae, Andranae, Andrenae, Anjanae, Antanae, Antoinae, Antonae, Antwanae, Arjanae, Arnae, Ashanae, Asianae, Aujanae, AzanaeFamous people named Danae
Danaë Van Oeteren in Episode #6.26 as Actress
Danae Reynaud in Club sándwich as Actress
Danae Torn in The Telephone as Actress
Danae Skiadi in Hardcore as Actress
Danae Nason in 2012 Doomsday as Actress
Amirali Danaei in Ashbah as Actor
Danae Elon in movie P.S. Jerusalem as Director
Names like Danae Danae Namesakes Related Names: Dan, Dana, Danaé, Danaë, Danaëlle, Danaca, Danaeja, Danaejah, Danah, Danahi, Danai, Danaia, Danaija, Danaijah, Danail, Danaira, Danaisa, Danaisha, Danait Posts having Danae: Comments : Danae is a female first name of Greek origin. The name has come from the ancient Greek Δανάη of δανός (arid, dry), derived in turn from δαίω (burn, light), the name of the arid land fertilized by rain, as in the myth. In mythology of Greek, Danae was a daughter of Acrisius, king of Argos and Eurydice, daughter of Lacedaemon. - Joseph Harkleroad Popularity of Danae

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Other variants of Danae : Forms: Danai, Denae, Derivatives: Danays, Dinae, Donnay (Old Greek Italian), Dinay Spelling variants: Dannae Other Variants: Danay, Denay, Danayla  English Boy Names :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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