What does Monique mean?
Monique [mo-ni-que] as a name for girls is of Latin origin, and the name Monique means "advisor". Monique is an alternate form, with the suffix -que, of Monica (Latin): of uncertain origin. See also Unique.
Monique▼ has 1 variant: Monike.Kreatif forms:
(female) Manique, Minque, ..
(male) Monine, Monire, ..
How popular is Monique?
Monique is a very popular first name for females (#334 out of 4276, Top 8%) and a slightly less popular last name for both adults and children (#144908 out of 150436, Top 96%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the baby name history of Monique for girls. Monique was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its apex rank of #125 in the U.S. during 1980-1989, and is at #1977 currently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Shown below is a comparison of the statistics of Monique and corresponding names. Monica (#538 from recent data), Monika, Monnie and Unique (#1504) are the popular related forms of Monique (#1977 from recent data) listed in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Moniqua, are uncommon. These relations of Monique were popular in the 1970s (median #997) and are now significantly less conventional, with forms like Monique becoming less in vogue.
Recommended names are Anique, Antonique, Danique, Domanique, Domenique, Dominique▼, Ebonique, Eroique (see Eroica), Janique, Jeanique, Jonique, Mistique, Moire, Mone, Monisha, Morine, Mystique, Ranique, Shanique, Tonique and Veronique. These names tend to be less frequently used than Monique.