Delaney – Scary Mommy

Delaney

In Gaelic, this name means “child of dark defiance,” but in English, it means “from the alder grove.” We are going to let you choose which name you want to print up and frame for her room. (P.S. Alder trees are quite majestic.)

Nicknames:

Laney, Lainey, Laina, Dell.

Famous people named Delaney:

singer-songwriter Delaney Gibson; ice hockey player Delaney Collins; daughter of singer Martina McBride.

Fun fact:

Delaney has been appearing on the name charts since 1977.

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