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Girl Name: Delaine

Name: Delaine
Pronunciation: \d(e)-lai-ne\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl (Delaine's also a boy name)
Meaning: from the alder grove
Origin: French
Sounds Like: Deline, Delayne, Delane, Delainy, Delainey, Delline
Similar Names: Delfine, Delsine, Delcine, Helaine, Melaine
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 3086
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 29116


Delaine \d(e)-lai-ne\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Delaine), is a variant of Delaney (Old French), and the meaning of Delaine is "from the alder grove".

The baby name Delaine sounds like Deline, Delayne, Delane, Delainy, Delainey and Delline. Other similar baby names are Delfine, Delsine, Delcine, Helaine and Melaine.


Delaine is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3086 out of 4276) and an even more popular surname or last name for both men and women (#29116 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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