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Name Alana

Origin:From a Celtic word for rockTools:

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Gender:female
Languages of use:English
Short forms:Lana
US 2015 rank:#202     ... 200:Daniela, 201:Arya, 202:Alana, 203:Esther, 204:Finley ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Alana, Ahana, Ajana, Alaia, Alaina, Alan, Alani, Alanna, Alanna, Alaya     Details
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About Alan/Alana, the group of names with the same origin as Alana

Language of origin:Celtic
Info about origin, male:brought to England by the Normans in the Middle Ages
 meaning not known for sure, maybe from Celtic/Breton al (rock)
Words:al = the rock  Celtic
Topics:Words
Variants' top ranks:1:Lana Slovenia 2009,  5:Alain France 2011,  8:Alan England+Wales 1954,  58:Allan England+Wales 1954,  65:Alana Brazil 2009,  66:Alanna Ireland 2003,  97:Allen USA 1960-1969,  155:Alaina USA 2011,  202:Alayna USA 2012
Old/original forms:Alanus Latinized
Name variants:Alaina, Alana, Alanis, Alanna, Alayna, Lana, Alain, Alan, Allan, Allen   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
Australia/NSWGraph2011 88,  2010 96,  2009 93,  2007 92,  2006 76,  2005 97,  2004 86,  2003 652002 75
BrazilGraph2015 87,  2014 85,  2013 77,  2012 94,  2011 82,  2010 70,  2009 65
IrelandGraph2006 94,  2004 892003 94,  2001 96,  1999 100
ScotlandGraph2011 169,  2010 137,  2009 163,  2008 162,  2006 95,  2001 84,  2000 841999 93,  1998 95
USA decadesGraph2000-2009 1871990-1999 304,  1980-1989 358
USA yearlyGraph2015 202,  2014 198,  2013 182,  2012 173,  2011 186,  2010 170,  2009 173,  2008 166,  2007 1432006 167,  2005 170,  2004 178,  2003 203,  2002 225,  2001 257,  2000 253,  1999 252,  1998 254,  1997 280,  1996 244,  1995 308,  1994 335,  1993 338
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