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


Delaney is a ♀ girl’s name.

Origin of the name Delaney

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.

What is the meaning of the name Delaney?

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).

Pronunciation of Delaney

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Popularity of the name Delaney

The name Delaney is ranked #5022 overall.

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