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Gender: Female Meaning of Alaina: " or :harmony" Origin of Alaina: Variation of Alana, variation of Alana Alaina's Popularity in 2017: #182

The name Alaina is a girl's name of Irish origin meaning " or :harmony". Alaina is ranked #182 on our popularity charts and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".

From the experts:

Alaina, part Alana and part Elena and maybe also a little bit Elaine, is one of the many feminine forms of Alan (or its French form Alain) that have grown in popularity over recent decades, surpassing the male original. Not quite fashionable but also not quite un, Alaina is a choice that may feel more distinctive than it really is.

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Famous People Named Alaina

Alaina Reed Hall, American actress
Alaina Huffman, Canadian actress
Alaina B. Teplitz, American diplomat
Alaina Whitaker, American pop singer
Alaina Alexander, American pop singer
Alaina Beaton aka Porcelain Black, American singer
Lauren Alaina (Kristine Suddeth), American country music singer
Alaina Mathers (b. 1993), adopted daughter of rapper Eminem
Alaina Monet Carree, daughter of gospel singer Isaac Carree
Alaina Block (b. 2005), daughter of singer Ken Block of band Sister Hazel
Alaina Charlotte (b. 2011), daughter of Youtuber Carah Amelie

Pop Culture References for the name Alaina


Alaina Says:


This is my name! I love my name because it is so unique and pretty, and what I also like about my name is that no one in my classes have my same name most of the time!

Daiseymae Says:


I love this name, and its spelling too.

lindseylou89 Says:


This name is so cute! Alaina was easy to type on my phone too, not that would be the reason for the decision, just a bonus ;)