in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: English
- Meaning: From the alder grove
- #1255 All Time
Pronunciation of Delaney
How popular is the name "Delaney" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Delaney? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 32,771 babies born with the name Delaney in the United States. That's more than enough Delaneies to occupy the country of San Marino with an estimated population of 32,312 (as of March 31, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Delaney" was in 2004 with a total of 2,000 babies. (That's a lot of baby Delaneies)
According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Delaney" ranks #79 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Maine. Imagine that, 15 babies in Maine have the same name as you in 2005. Across the entire United States a total of 1,842 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Delaney popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Delaney in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the region near the Rockies? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Delaney" mean? The list below shows the origins of Delaney as well as things modernly associated with the name Delaney such as celebrities named Delaney.
Origin and Meaning of Delaney
The name "Delaney" is of English origin, and it means "From the alder grove". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.
D is for diamond, the brilliance you shine.
E is for eternal, your spirit will live.
L is for loyalty, that you show.
A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.
N is for natural, the genuine side of you.
E is for excite, your spirit is catching!
Y is for youthful, your eternal look.
Your name in reverse order is "Yenaled". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Eyadnle". 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 Delaney born Apr 11, 1980
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 Portugal approximately on 1575. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.
As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.
Name poster for Delaney
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.