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The baby girl name Alana is of Irish origin. Alana meaning, Alana popularity, Alana hieroglyphics, Alana numerology, and other interesting facts.

The name Alana is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Alana is "rock, handsome".  

It is also of Hawaiian origin, where its meaning is "offering".

Alana is generally used as a girl's name. It consists of 5 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced A-la-na.

In the U.S. in 2012, it ranked 173  in popular baby names for girls with 1770 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Alana Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Alana has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Alana to other names.


Variants of the name Alana include Alanis, Alanna, Alannis.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Alana Pippin.

Would you like to fingerspell the name Alana in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

Just for fun, see the name Alana in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Alana in Nautical Flags page.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Alana Numerology page.

Alana Numerology
Alana in Hieroglyhics
Alana in Nautical Flags
Irish names usually contain a given, middle and family name.

Given names frequently have their source in the Roman Catholic faith, or are derived from the traditional Gaelic.

Some Gaelic or old Irish names date back to the Celtic origins of Gaelach (Ireland). These names find their basis in ancient pagan religions, myths, legends, and superstitions held by the Gaels.

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