Name Danaé Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Danaé


Danaé is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Danaé?

Danaé is a variant of Danaë, which is an ancient Greek name. In Greek mythology, Danaë was a daughter of Acrisios and Aganippe, a lover of Zeus and the mother of Perseus.

What does the name Danaé mean?

The meaning of Danaé is unknown. Maybe, the name derived from ancient Greek “Danaoi/Δαναοί”, a word for the Greeks and Danaans used by Homer. Therefore, Danaé means “of the Danaans”.

Pronunciation of Danaé

Variants of the name Danaé

Danae Danaë

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Popularity of the name Danaé

The name Danaé is ranked #5956 overall.

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