Quoting Boots+3:" The other reason I wasn't sure about Alana is because Rue's middle name is Alaina...which is really, really close. I mean, I don't use her middle name much, but it's still Alaina minus an I."
Quoting Raωkeℓ:" How would you pronounce Alana? (Ah-lawn-a)? & how do you pronounce Alaina? (A-lane-ah)?"We say Alana Ah-lawn-a, and we say Alaina A-lane-ya.
Quoting Boots+3:" We say Alana Ah-lawn-a, and we say Alaina A-lane-ya."