Meaning:from the alder grove
Dress up a recognizable surname with this gender-neutral baby name. Delanie, which has French origins, means "from the alder grove." It's a variant of Delaney and comes from the phrase del aunaie, but the -ie ending adds its usual touch of cuteness_._ In Celtic mythology, alder trees were seen as symbols of strength, determination, and confidence, which are all qualities that baby will appreciate possessing. As an Irish surname, Delaney means "dark challenger," so it will prove to be fitting if baby turns out to have a secret strength.
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