Popularity:3194
Origin:Hawaiian
Meaning:precious; cheerful
Alanis is a girl's name of Hawaiian origin, meaning "precious" or "cheerful." Famous people with this name include the Canadian singer-songwriter Alanis Morisette who was named after her father, Alan. Whether you want to reinvent an old family name or celebrate baby's sunny disposition, Alanis is a sweet choice with lots of charm.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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