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Popularity
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Alanis

Gender: Girl. Ranked #5957 most popular

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What does the name "Alanis" mean?

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

L is for love, everlasting.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

N is for nice, need I say more?

I is for ideals, no higher!

S is for sweet, your pleasing way.

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

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How popular is the name "Alanis" in the U.S.?



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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 first appeared 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 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Alanis" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 19 babies in California have the same name as you in 1999. Across the entire United States a total of only 151 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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 west? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Alanis

Alanis Morissette

Alanis Morissette is a singer-songwriter, record producer, and actress with the most prominent portion of their 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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Past life for Alanis born Nov 13, 2008

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 Yukon approximately on 1725. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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