Alanis Family History
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Alanis Name Meaning
Spanish (Alanís) and Portuguese: variant of Alaniz. Greek: from alani ‘open space’, ‘square’ (Turkish alan), a nickname for an idler, someone whose time was spent loafing around in the square of a town or village.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Galanis, Alaniz, Ganis, Landis, Laris, Danis, Lavis, Galanos, Lais