[ 3 syll. a-la-nis, al-an-is ] The baby girl name Alanis is pronounced as aa-LAE-N-ihS- †. Alanis is mainly used in the English and Irish languages. Its language of origin is Celtic. The name is best known from the Canadian singer Alanis Morissette (1974-).
In addition, Alanis is a variant form of the English name Alana in the English and Irish languages.
Alanis is a rare baby girl name. It is not ranked within the top 1000. In 2012, within the family of girl names directly linked to Alanis, Alana was the most frequently used.
Baby names that sound like Alanis include Alannis, Ahlama, Alanah, Alanice, Alannys, Alanya, Alanza, Alawna, Alhenah, Alimah, Allena, Alleynah, Allina, Allonia, Almasi, Almea, Aloma, Alonsa, Alonza, and Alvanna.
† Pronunciation for Alanis: AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)"
A famous person named Alanis is Singer Alanis Morissette, born 1 June 1974, Ottawa, Canada.