in the U.S.
since 1880


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How popular is the baby 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 86 86 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
2015 140 140 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Alanis baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,408 babies born with the name Alanis in the United States. That's more than enough Alanis to occupy the territory of Norfolk Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 2,302 (as of August 9, 2011). 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 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Alanis" is not a popular baby girl's name in Massachusetts. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Massachusetts have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of only 182 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Alanis popular?

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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.


Alanis Obomsawin

Alanis was born in 1932.


Other Inspirations for the Name Alanis

Alanis Morissette Head Over Feet
Alanis Morissette Ironic
Alanis Morissette Jagged Little Pill
Alanis Morissette Lyrics
Alanis Morissette Songs
Alanis Morissette Thank U
Alanis Morissette Thank You
Alanis Morissette Uninvited
Alanis Morissette You Learn

Alternative Meanings

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

L is for lively, your life is full of energy!

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

I is for intense, your zest of living.

S is for serene, your calm time.

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

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Past life for Alanis born Sep 4, 2013

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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 North of Latin America approximately on 1300. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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