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Auguste (girl)

What does Auguste mean?

Auguste Pronunciation of Auguste [au-guste] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Auguste) is a Latin name, and the meaning of Auguste is "great, magnificent". Auguste is a variant form of Augusta (Latin): feminine of August.

Associated with: great.


5 relations via Augusta: Augustia, Augustina, Augustine, Augustyna and Augustyne.

1 masculine form: August.

Creative forms:
(female) Anguste, Augute, ..

(male) Auguse, Auguto, ..

Middle name pairings:
Auguste Dominique (A.D.), ..

How popular is Auguste?

Auguste is an uncommon given name for females but a very popular surname for all people (#12343 out of 150436, Top 8%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Augusta, Augustina and Augustine are the prominent varying forms of Auguste (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Augustyna, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Auguste was at its peak in the 1880s (usage of 0.1%), but now, the version Augusta has become less in vogue. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Augusta, Augustina, Augustine in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Auguste and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Agate, Agote, Auberte (see Alberta), Fauste, Hugette and Huguette. Like Auguste, these names are not frequently used.

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