What does Autumn mean?
Autumn [au-tumn] as a girls' name is pronounced AW-tum. It is of English origin, and the meaning of Autumn is "season of harvest". The fall season. See also related season names Akiko, Theresa and Thu.
Affiliated girl name: Winter.
(female) Aitumn, Antumn, ..
(male) Autumnley, Autus, ..
How popular is Autumn?
Autumn is a very prominent first name for females (#660 out of 4276, Top 15%) but an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the baby name statistics of Autumn for girls. Autumn entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its highest position of #65 in the U.S. in 2013, and is at #71 presently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the girl name Autumn and affiliated names. Winter (#556 a year ago) and Theresa (#1126) are the prominent varying forms of Autumn (#71 a year ago) appearing in the Top 2000. These forms of Autumn reached the apex of their popularity during 1950-1959 (adoption of 0.5%) and are somewhat less common today (adoption 0.3%, 33.3% less), with the form Theresa becoming somewhat dated. Autumn and Winter are two of the more chic names for newborns in this compilation.