[ 2 syll. lan-ny, la-nny ] The baby girl name Lanny is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being far more popular. It is pronounced LAA-Niy- †. Lanny has its origins in the Celtic and Hawaiian languages. It is used largely in English.
Lanny is a diminutive of the English Alana.
Lanny is also a form of the English, Greek, and Russian Lana.
Lanny is also a form of the Hawaiian and English Lani.
Lanny is not commonly used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. In 2018, out of the family of girl names directly related to Lanny, Alana was the most frequently used. Lanny has mainly been a boy name in the last century.
† Pronunciation for Lanny: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"