US Popularity:3303
Meaning:Little rock; Handsome; Deer
Alanis is a girl's name of Celtic origins, meaning "little rock," "handsome," or even “deer.” A feminine form of Alan, Alanis derives from Breton, a Celtic language spoken in Brittany, France. 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 brave yet gentle demeanor, Alanis is a sweet choice with lots of charm.

Alanis Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Alanis is currently #4073 on The Bump
Girl:Alanis is currently #2745 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Alanis is currently #3303 in U.S. births
Girl:Alanis is currently #1805 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 63
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
  • Behind the Name, Alanis, January 2019

  • Behind the Name, Alan, April 2024

  • Name Doctor, Alanis

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