What does Claudine mean?
Claudine [clau-dine] as a girls' name is pronounced klaw-DEEN. It is of French and Latin origin, and the meaning of Claudine is "lame". Feminine diminutive of Claude. Literary: made popular in the early 20th century as the name of the heroine of novels by French writer Colette.
Claudine▼ has 1 variant: Claudean.
Affiliated girl name: Claudia.Creative forms:
(male) Middle name pairings:
Claudine Ashton (C.A.), ..
How popular is Claudine?
Claudine is a very popular first name for females (#864 out of 4276, Top 20%) but a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Claudine reached its apex rank of #503 in the U.S. during 1930-1939, but is not in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant form and related girl names. Claudia (#741 in 2015) and Claude are the popular related forms of Claudine. These forms of Claudine were popular as baby names in the 1940s (median #938) and have become significantly less conventional since (#1580, down 85%).
Claudine▼ is pronounced similarly to Claudiane. Other recommended names are Alaine, Aldine, Alldine (see Alida), Almandine, Almodine, Amandine, Blaine, Blandina, Blandine, Cadie, Caidie, Calvine, Candice▼, Candide, Candie, Candise, Capucine, Cardin, Carine, Carline, Carmine, Carrine, Catline, Catrine, Cauline, Celandine, Cellandine, Charline, Charmine, Chastine, Claire▲, Clairene, Clairice, Clarene, Clarice▼, Clarie, Clarina, Clarine, Clarise, Clarrie, Classie, Claudee, Claudelle, Claudette▼, Claudex, Claudey, Claudie▼, Claudina, Claudy, Clayrice, Cliodhna, Elaine▼, Elladine, Fleurine, Jadine, Klaudia, Klaudie, Laurine, Maudie▼, Maurine▼, Nadine▼, Pauline▼, Raedine and Wardine. These names tend to be less frequently used than Claudine.See names in meaning and etymology.