Meaning and Name Origin
Ange \a-nge, an-ge\ as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Ange). Ange's name origin is Greek, and Ange means "messenger; angel, messenger of God". Ange is a variant of Angela (Greek): from Church Latin, a feminine form of the boy's name Angelus. Only rarely used as a given name. Name used for both girls and boys.
Ange has 46 alternative forms via Angela: Aingeal, Andjelija, Andjelka, Angel▲, Angele, Angelee, Angelena, Angelene, Angeles, Angeleta, Angeli, Angelia▼, Angelica▲, Angelika, Angeliki, Angelina▲, Angeline▼, Angelique▲, Angelita▼, Angell, Angella, Angelle, Angellina, Angelyn, Angelynn, Angie▼, Angil, Angila, Angla, Anglea, Angy, Angyola, Aniela, Anjel, Anjela, Anjelica▼, Anjelika, Anjewela, Anngela, Anngil, Anngilla, Anngiola, Annijilla, Annjela, Gelya and Tangela.
Ange is an uncommon given name for women but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#9871 out of 88799, Top 11%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the girl name Ange and corresponding names. Popular related forms of Ange (#unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000 are Angelina (#153 a year ago), Angela (#191), Angel (#275), Angelique (#413), Angelica (#437), Angie (#550), Angeline (#847), Tangela, Anjelica, Angeles, Angelita and Angelia. Adoption of these girl names reached its apex during the years 1970-1979 and is somewhat lower today, with the forms Angie, Angeline, Anjelica, Angelita and Angelia becoming somewhat outmoded. The more fashionable baby names here are Angelique (#413), Angela (#191), Angelina (#153), Angel (#275) and Angelica (#437), with Angelica and Angelina having a rebound in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)