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) Autus, .. Middle name pairings:
Autumn Gentry (A.G.), ..
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)
Autumn entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its highest position of #65 in the U.S. in 2013, and is at #67 presently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with similar and related girl names. Winter (#549 a year ago) and Theresa (#1193) are the prominent varying forms of Autumn (#67 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%, 32.5% less), with the form Theresa becoming somewhat dated. Autumn and Winter are two of the more chic names for newborns in this compilation.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Afton, Aluma, Aston, Auburn, Aubury, Audan, Auron, Austin and Austyn. These names tend to be less frequently used than Autumn.See names in meaning and etymology.