Audrey - girls name

Audrey name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 94%

Audrey name meaning:

The name Audrey is derived from the Old English name Æðelþryð, which is composed of the elements "æðel" meaning "noble" and "þryð" meaning "strength." As such, Audrey carries the meaning of "noble strength" or "noble power." It is a name with both elegance and resilience.

Audrey is often associated with the iconic actress Audrey Hepburn, who epitomized grace, charm, and intelligence. This association has further enhanced the name's popularity and desirability. Audrey is a timeless and sophisticated name that exudes a sense of classic beauty and strength.

Furthermore, Audrey has experienced a resurgence in recent years, becoming a popular choice among parents. It offers an alternative to more traditional names, while still maintaining a sense of timeless appeal. Overall, the name Audrey represents a combination of noble heritage and inner strength, making it a fitting choice for any girl.

Origin: English

Noble strength.

Related names

Audrey , Aud, Audra

Other girls names beginning with A


Overall UK ranking: 336 out of 5581

141 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (558)

Historical popularity of Audrey

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