Origin:German
Popularity:2954
Meaning:precious
Baby will be your special little one, making this Old German girl's name that means "precious" spot on. It's related to Alana, Alanna, and Alannah, and has Irish and Hawaiian origins. In Irish, Alanah could come from the word meaning "child," leanbh, while in Hawaiian, Alana means "fair, beautiful" and "offering." In Aramaic, Alanna means "exalted" or "elevated" giving you a whole host of spellings and meanings to choose from.

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