Delaney is a ♀ girl’s name.
The given name Delaney comes from the English surname Delaney, which derived from the Norman French name De l’Aunaie. Besides, Delaney is a derivation of the Irish family name Ó Dubhshláine.
Delaney means “from the alder grove” (from Old French “aulne” = alder”) and “descendant of Dubhshláine” or “descendant of the dark defiance” (from Old Irish “dubh” = dark/black + “slán” = defiance).
The name Delaney is ranked #5022 overall.
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Last updated: 4/13/2022
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