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2k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Alanis

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
199515150
19961721720
19971481480
19981071070
19991511510
20001071070
20011191190
20021151150
200394940
20041101100
200598980
20061411410
200799990
200885850
200997970
201096960
201165650
201286860
20131821820
20141801800

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 2000 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Alanis" is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 12 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 2000. Across the entire United States a total of only 107 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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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 advantage, for you are blessed with many.

L is for luster, your shine.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

I is for interest, you show in others.

S is for special, you are, you know!

Your name in reverse order is "Sinala". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aiasln". 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 Aug 16, 1942

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Western Africa approximately on 1725. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

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