Delaney name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Old French and Celtic
Usage: English
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Delaney dah-lay-nee
Meaning: From the Alder Grove
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What does Delaney mean?

Mainly used in English preeminent, Delaney means "From the Alder Grove" and is given to both boys and girls is originated from Celtic and Old French. Delaney is a version of in fashion rising and widely accepted Adeline.

Adeline is a version of AdeleAdelina. Adeline is form of Adela in French and English languages. Also Adeline is form of Adelaide in English language. Adeline's meaning is Honorable, Sweet and Brightness has origin in Old High German and Germanic.

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How do I pronounce Delaney?

The most common pronunciation of three syllabled Delaney is dah-lay-nee. Some people pronounce it as d(e)-la-ney.

Variants of Delaney

Dalene, Adeline, Dale, Adela, Adelaide, Adalene, Edeline, Adelene, Del, Delano, Dell, Delsin, Dallene, Dael, Dalla, Daly, Adalaide, Adelise, Adalie, Adell, Adele, Adalayde, Alline, Aleit, Eline, Adelice, Adalheidis, Adaliz, Adelais, Adelheid, Adélaïde, Adaliene, Adalia, Edelyn, Edith, Delmarie, Odell

How popular is the name Delaney?

Delaney is a popular name in United States given to over 37919 babies in 144 years. Presently the name is rising, in 2004, it ranked 169th when 2001 parents chose the moniker for their baby girls.

In addition to that, the name has been in the top 500 baby names 24 times Delaney is an uncommon baby name in England and Wales, even after 33 years of use, it could not make it big.

Over 181 people have been named Delaney in England and Wales.

Also, Delaney is a familiar name in Canada. At least, 30000 people globally have carried Delaney as their given name according to our evaluation.

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Delaney in Nordic countries

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Here's what numbers has to say about Delaney

All you care about is your satisfaction. You watch your mouth and think twice before you say something. Your friends are like addicted to you, but your family isn't very happy with how you live your life cause you are restless. You don't even try to explain yourself, except to the people that matter. You often get involved with people who have a hard time to express how they actually feel. You are a free-spirited fellow with a wild heart.

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Middle names for Delaney

These familiar and fresh middle names flows beautifully with the baby name Delaney .

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Sibling Names for Delaney

When choosing a baby name, some parents may want to consider names that complement each other for their siblings. If you have chosen the name Delaney for your baby girl or boy, we have compiled a list of sibling names that go well with Delaney. These names range from classic and traditional to modern and unique.

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Famous people named Delaney

  • Delaney & Bonnie, American musical duo of singer/songwriters Delaney and Bonnie Bramlett
  • Delaney Collins, women's ice hockey player
  • Delaney Rudd, retired American professional basketball player
  • Delaney Williams, American actor from Washington
  • Delaney Moro in Burn It, Shred It, I Don't Care. as Actress
  • Delaney Keefe in Walk the Line as Actress
  • Delaney Joy in Omniscient as Actress
  • Delaney Daniels acted in video Dark Angels
  • Delaney Dunn played leading role of Holly in 2018 drama flick Divided We Fall: A Story of Redemption.
  • In 2011 crime and drama film, Desired, Delaney Tabron characterized Red Barker.

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