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What does Audrey mean?

Audrey /au-drey/ as a girls' name is pronounced AW-dree. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Audrey is "noble strength".

Altered form of the Old English female personal name Ĉdelpryd. Also the root, via Saint Audrey, for the word "tawdry", due to lace and goods sold at Saint Audrey's Fair in England. Saint Audrey was a sixth-century English princess also known as Etheldreda. Literary: Shakespeare used the name for Touchstone's comic sweetheart in "As You Like It". Actress Audrey Hepburn.


Audrey has 17 variants: Audelia, Audene, Audessa, Audi, Audie, Audra, Audrea, Audree, Audreen, Audri, Audria, Audrie, Audrielle, Audrina, Audris, Audry and Audrye.

Affiliated girl names: Aubrey, Audriana and Elfrida.

Audrey has 1 masculine form: Autry.

Kreatif forms:
(female) Aldrey, Ardrey, ..

(male) Auden, Autair, ..

How popular is Audrey?

Audrey is a very prominent first name for women (#173 out of 4276, Top 4%) and a slightly less prominent surname for all people (#89172 out of 150436, Top 59%). (2000 U.S. Census)


Ranking and usage % can show different trends depending on the distribution of names that year.

Presented below is the birth name statistics of Audrey for girls. Audrey reached its highest rank of #33 in the U.S. in 2013, and is at #36 currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Audrey name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Audrey outside U.S.

Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Audrey and related names. Aubrey (#20 last year), Audie, Audra (#1104), Audrea, Audree (#1360), Audriana (#873), Audrie (#1878), Audrina (#588) and Audry are the prominent variation forms of Audrey (#36 last year). These forms of Audrey were at the top of their popularity in the year 2013 (median #1174) and have remained as common to this day (#1185, 5% less usage), but with versions such as Audra becoming less trendy. Aubrey, Audrey and Audriana are three of the more chic girl names here.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Audrey, Aubrey, Audie, Audra, Audrea in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Audree, Audriana, Audrie, Audrina, Audry in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Audrey, Aubrey outside U.S.

Similar Names


Audrey is pronounced similarly to Adra, Adrah, Adrea, Adreea, Adria and Adrie. Other recommended names are Abree, Adare, Adde, Addey, Addie, Adel, Aden, Adey, Adie, Adley, Adoray, Adore, Adoree, Aide, Aidee, Aimey, Aldea, Alley, Aludra, Alurea, Ambre, Amey, Ande, Andee, Anderea, Andie, Andra, Andre, Andrea, Andree, Andrel, Andrew, Andreya, Ardra, Arley, Ashley, Aubary (see Aubrey), Aubre, Aubree, Aubri, Aubry, Aubury, Aud, Audan, Aude, Audriss, Aundrea, Aura, Aure, Aurea, Aurel, Auron, Averel, Avery, Azure, Cadey, Cherey, Cidney, Clarey, Codey, Cydney, Dodey, Gudren, Judey, Kerrey, Lorey, Perrey, Sherey and Terrey. These names tend to be less commonly used than Audrey.