Lainie Origin and Meaning
The name Lainie is a girl's name meaning "bright shining one".
Lainie is a nickname for Elaine that has been in the public eye via Lainie Kazan (that was her full given name), who was a popular singer in the 1960s and 1970s (she was Barbra Streisand's understudy in "Funny Girl"), and then became a motherly character actress. We still find Lainie a bit flimsy for a full first name.
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Famous People Named Lainie
- Lainie KazanAmerican actress and singer
- Lainie FrasierAmerican voice actress
- Lainie MarshAmerican singer,songwriter
Lainie in Pop Culture
- Lainie Burgessa character in The Night Circus