Meaning:Bright light
The name Laney has roots linking back to France, and it means “bright light.” This upbeat name is used throughout mainly Britain and America. Its simplicity, originality, and beautiful meaning are sure to be perfect for baby to love. With this name, your little one can be the shining light in your life and others as they grow up.

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