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Meaning of Alaina :

Dear Child, Little Rock

Origin of name Alaina :
Irish, Scottish, French
Alaina Numerology :
Personality No. 8. People with the name Alaina are bold & materialistic but rigid too. They have strong will power. They love power, authority & leadership. Person with name Alaina having 8 as Personality number are good planners & very good at business. They are analytical, intellectual & determined. They are religious, efficient, trustworthy & compassionate. They are tenacious, & ambitious.
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The name Alaina is a variant of Elaine. It is a French version of the Greek name Helene which means (light, bright, torch). Alternatively, the name Alaina is also used as a Scottish female version of Alan.
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The name Alaina has numerous historical derivations mostly traced back to being used in different European nations. As stated above, Alaina is the female version of the name Alan. Alan is of a Celtic origin in the northwest of France (Brittany) which was brought to the British Isles by way of the Norman Conquest wherein it gained its most known recognition. During the Norma conquest, numerous men participated in the journey and one of them was named Alan. Due to his fine efficiency, Alan was awarded with large expanses of English land for his participation. The name then soon gained fame in the medieval ages, earning a feminine counterpart in effect. Alaina’s Celtic origin comes from the word “alp” or “ail” which means “rock”, and is also found in modern Irish word “ailin” meaning “little rock”. It is in its Scottish origin “alainn” that the name garnered its meaning “beautiful”.
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The United States, Canada, France, and Ireland
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Name of Alaina :
Girls named Alaina are usuall Hindu by religion. In Numerology, Alaina has a destiny number of 2 and is believed to be of a trustworthy character. Alaina was also found to have Indian alternatives, although uncommon, such as Alainaben, Alainadevi and Alainashree.
Famous People with
Name Alaina :
Alaina Reed Hall- She is an American actress best known for her role in Sesame Street as Olivia, Gordon’s younger sister. She was also cast in the NBC sitcom 227 as Rose Lee Holloway. Alaina Huffman- She is a Canadian film and silver screen actress. Alaina Burnett- She is a Canadian voice actor from Vancouver. Alaina Johnson- She is an American gymnast of the team Florida Gators.
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More About Gaelic Name : Alaina

  • The name comes from the Irish origin.

    and its meaning is Dear child; Fair one.

Famous Name Alaina

  • Alaina Hall

    is an American actress, best known for her roles as Olivia, Gordon's kid sister on Sesame Street and Rose Lee Holloway on 227. She is also credited as Alaina Reed. On Sesame Street, her character Olivia was a photographer and kid sister of Gordon


Alaina Name also appears in following Origin(s): Irish, Scottish, French, Gaelic, Biblical, Germanic

Alaina also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, French, Greek

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  • What does the name Alaina mean? :

    Baby girl name meaning Dear Child, Little Rock in Gaelic. Alaina also named in American, French, Greek for girl . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of girl name Alaina. What does the name Alaina mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name Alaina. History of name and famous personality with Alaina will help to update our database and other website users.

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