Denali Name Meaning & Origin
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It can be used for boys and girls. An anagram of Daniel.
Adelin, Daniel, Denali and Nelida are anagrams of each other; they contain the same letters.
According to an Alaskan friend, boys tend to pronounce Denali to rhyme with Polly, whereas the girls pronunciation rhymes with Sally.
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This is my son's name, and we love it! It fits him perfectly and we get almost universally positive comments about it being a fresh choice that is also somewhat recognizable. In our experience, almost everyone associates the name with the National Park (not the car).
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Denny, Den, Al, Ali
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From the indigenous Koyukon name of a mountain in Alaska, allegedly meaning "great one". Commonly known as Mount McKinley in the English-speaking world, Denali is the tallest peak in North America. It is also the name of a car brand (made by General Motors).
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One of the Three brothers of the Disney movie, Brother Bear.