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


Danaë is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Danaë?

Danaë 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 Danaë mean?

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

Pronunciation of Danaë

Variants of the name Danaë

Danae Danaé

Popularity of the name Danaë

The name Danaë is ranked #4691 overall.

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