Alayna: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Alayna

Alayna

Pronunciation: ah-LAY-nə (key)

Origin of the name Alaina:

A variant form of Elaine, a French cognate of the Greek Helenē (light, torch, bright). Alternatively, Alaina is used as a Scottish feminine form of Alan. Var: Alayna, Alena, Allaina, Allayna, Olena.

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My name is Alayna and my whole life people have butchered both the spelling and pronounciation. I dont bother correcting people most of the time and always use a fake name at restaurants and coffee shops to spare the counter person the embarrassment of mispronouncing it.

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Laynie, Lay, Nanna, Lala

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