Spelling variation of Diane

Dianne Origin and Meaning

The name Dianne is a girl's name meaning "divine".

Dianne, one of the many offshoots and variations of the classic Diana, had its moment in the sun in the 1940s--it was a Top 100 name from 1943 to 1952. It now would make a very unlikely choice.

This spelling is currently associated with California Senator Dianne Feinstein.

# 921 in the US

Dianne Rank in US Top 1000

Famous People Named Dianne

  • Dianne DoanAsian,Canadian actress ("Warrior" and "Disney Descendants")
  • Dianne BuswellAustralian ballroom dancer ("Strictly Come Dancing")
  • Dianne Evelyn WiestAmerican actress
  • Dianne Rowlingyounger sister of British novelist J. K. Rowling
  • Dianne Emiel FeinsteinU.S. Senator from California
  • Dianne Margaret de LeeuwDutch Olympic figure skater
  • Dianne Van RensburgSouth African tennis player
  • Dianne Elizabeth ReevesAmerican jazz singer
  • Dianne KayAmerican actress
  • Dianne van GiersbergenDutch pop singer
  • Dianne Barbara LennonAmerican singer with the Lennon Sisters
  • Dianne Mae HeatheringtonCanadian singer and TV personality
  • Dianne HayterBaroness Hayter of Kentish Town, British politician
  • Dianne Marie AlagichAustralian footballer
  • Dianne I. PrimaveraAmerican politician; Lieutenant Governor,elect of Colorado
  • Dianne FromholtzAustralian tennis player
  • Dianne GallagherCNN anchor
  • Dianne Leewife of celebrity chef Edward Lee
  • Karen Dianne BaldwinCanadian actress and TV host; Miss Universe 1982
  • Cara Mia Dianne Wayansdaughter of actor/comedian Damon Wayans

Dianne in Pop Culture

  • Dianneco,lead character in "Drugstore Cowboy," played by Kelly Lynch
  • Dianne Kubek/Gibbonscharacter on TV's "Wicked City"
  • Diannecharacter in the film "Shaun of the Dead"
  • Dianne Springer Fitzgeraldcharacter on TV's "Pretty Little Liars"
  • Dianne Ellischaracter on 2007 TV miniseries "The Circuit"
  • Dianne Crouchcharacter in 2006 TV movie "Christmas on Chestnut Street"
  • "Dianne" 1996 Canadian indie film