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Alanis

  • Gender: Girl
  • #5957 All Time
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How popular is the name "Alanis" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1995 15 15 0
1996 172 172 0
1997 148 148 0
1998 107 107 0
1999 151 151 0
2000 107 107 0
2001 119 119 0
2002 115 115 0
2003 94 94 0
2004 110 110 0
2005 98 98 0
2006 141 141 0
2007 99 99 0
2008 85 85 0
2009 97 97 0
2010 96 96 0
2011 65 65 0
2012 86 86 0
2013 182 182 0
2014 180 180 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Alanis? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,267 babies born with the name Alanis in the United States. That's more than enough Alanis to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1995 when it was given to 15 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Alanis" was in 2013 with a total of 182 babies.

According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Alanis" is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2009. Across the entire United States a total of only 97 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Alanis popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Alanis in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Alanis" mean? The list below shows the origins of Alanis as well as things modernly associated with the name Alanis such as celebrities named Alanis.

Alanis Morissette

Alanis Morissette is a singer-songwriter, record producer, and actress specializing in alternative rock, post-grunge, pop rock, and electronica music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1985 to present. Alanis was born in 1974 as Alanis Nadine Morissette in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

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Alanis Obomsawin

Alanis was born in 1932.

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Alternative Meanings

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

L is for love, your love of life!

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

I is for intense, your zest of living.

S is for sweetheart, you really are!

Your name in reverse order is "Sinala". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aialsn". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Alanis born Jan 24, 1997

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Scotland approximately on 1800. Your profession was seaman, dealer, businessman, and broker.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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