US Popularity:26585
Other Origin(s):German, Irish
Meaning:Dweller in the valley; From Denmark; Son of a deacon
Gender-neutral Deane is a beloved name of Old English, German, and Irish origins. As an Anglo-Saxon title, Deane derives from Dean, a habitational name meaning “dweller in the valley.” Deane also stems from the Germanic root daniz, used to describe someone from Denmark. In Irish, Deane is the anglicized form of the surname Mac an Deagánaigh and carries the endearment “son of a deacon.” Deane is one of the surnames of the 14 Tribes of Galway—a group of merchant families in Galway, Ireland, who were particularly influential until the 19th century. Whether drawn to its English and Germanic roots, wishing to honor Irish ancestry, or simply loving Deane’s simple yet dapper demeanor, this versatile name will bring a wealth of freedom to baby as they venture through life.

Deane Name Popularity Data

U.S. Births

Overall:Deane is currently #26585 in U.S. births
Boy:Deane is currently #28672 in U.S. births
Girl:Deane is currently #22069 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 1996
- 4918
from 1995
In comparison to the previous year's data
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