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Diane Meaning


What does Diane mean?

The name Diane is of English and French origin.

The meaning of Diane is "divine, heavenly".

Diane is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Di-ane.

The Given Name Diane

Diane is a form of Diana. See Diana for further details.

Diane is a great choice for parents looking for a more unique name.

Appealing yet delightful, the name is a great blend of character and flair.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Diane falls into the song name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Diane Arbus, and Diane Keaton.

Diane Popularity

In the U.S. in 2015, it ranked 2,096 in baby name popularity for girls with 92 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,711 in baby name popularity for girls with 122 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

Want to see how Diane sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Diane Name Popularity Page.

Diane Related Names

Diane is a form of Diana.

Variants of the name Diane include Diann, Dianne, Dyana, Dyane, Dyann, Dyanne.

Diane has the diminutive (nickname) Di.

Famous Dianes

  • Diane ~ 1 hurricane
  • Diane Arbus ~ Artist
  • Diane Keaton ~ Actress
  • Diane Kruger ~ Actress
  • Diane Ladd ~ Actress
  • Diane Lane ~ Actress
  • Diane Neal ~ Actress

Diane Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Diane.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Diane Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Diane in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Diane.

Just for fun, see the name Diane 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 Diane in Nautical Flags page.