Danae

♀ Name Danae – Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Danae

Danae is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Danae

Danae 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.

Meaning of Danae

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

Pronunciation of Danae

Variants of the name Danae

Danaé Danaë

Danae in the categories

Names Girl's name Names with D Girl names with D

Name Statistic: Danae is ranked #3952 overall ↑↑ 337

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 4901 ↓↓ -1840
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 2914 ↑↑ 7897
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 7040 ↓↓ -108
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 2586 ↓↓ -275
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 5071 ↓↓ -1258
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 8470 ↑↑ 1802
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 9509 ↓↓ -320
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 1953 ↑↑ 324
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 11843 ↓ -91
  • 🇫🇷 France: 1352 ↑↑ 389
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 2737 ↑↑ 2100
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 13091 ↓↓ -2686
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 5296 ↑↑ 232
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 2570 ↓↓ -320
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 12522 ↓↓ -123
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 11727 ↑↑ 1254
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 13875 ↓↓ -12413
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 11442 ↑↑ 1515
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 2967 ↑↑ 1126
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