[ 2 syll. lan-nie, la-nn-ie ] The baby girl name Lannie is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being slightly more popular. It is pronounced LAA-Niy- †. Lannie has its origins in the Celtic and Hawaiian languages. It is used largely in English.
Lannie is a familiar form of the English Alana.
Lannie is also a form of the Hawaiian and English Lani.
Lannie is rare as a baby girl name. At the peak of its usage in 1910, 0.005% of baby girls were named Lannie. It was #928 in rank then. The baby name has slipped in popularity since then, and is used only on a very modest scale now. In 2012, out of the family of girl names directly related to Lannie, Alana was the most popular. Although Lannie is today somewhat more frequently used for boys, there was a period prior to 1910 when more girls were given the name. After 1949, increasingly the name became more popular with boys than with girls.
† Pronunciation for Lannie: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"