Vivienne - girls name

Vivienne name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 92%

Vivienne name meaning:

The name Vivienne is of French origin and carries a rich history and meaning. Derived from the Latin name Vivianus, it is the feminine form of Vivian, meaning "alive" or "full of life". This name embodies traits of vitality, energy, and liveliness, evoking a sense of vivacity and spirit.

Vivienne is a name that exudes elegance and sophistication, while also reflecting a sense of charm and grace. It has a timeless appeal, which may be attributed to its association with various literary and historical figures. One of the most notable being Vivienne Haigh-Wood, the first wife of renowned poet T.S. Eliot, who was known for her intelligence and beauty.

Choosing the name Vivienne for a girl indicates a desire to bestow upon her a name that signifies a zest for life and a radiant personality. It carries a sense of vibrancy and joy, capturing the essence of a spirited individual who is also poised and graceful. With its rich history and positive connotations, Vivienne is a name that brings to mind a young woman with a lively and engaging presence.

Origin: Latin

Form of Vivi. Alive.

Related names

Vivi , Viviana , Vivianna, Vivianne, Vivienne

Other girls names beginning with V


Overall UK ranking: 419 out of 5581

106 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

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  • Scotland (1010)

Historical popularity of Vivienne

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