What does Yvonne mean?
Feminine variant of Yves, a saint's name, and Ivo. Since yew wood was used for bows, Ivo may have been an occupational name meaning "archer". Tennis celebrity Evonne Goolagong; actress Yvonne DeCarlo.
How popular is Yvonne?
Yvonne is a very prominent first name for females (#174 out of 4276, Top 4%) but an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Yvonne for girls. Yvonne was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its highest position of #123 in the U.S. during 1930-1939, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of Yvonne and associated names. Popular alternative forms of Yvonne rated in the Top 1000 are Evette, Evon, Evonne, Ivette, Ivonne, Lavonne, Siobhan and Yvette. These relations of Yvonne were popular in the 1960s (average #684) and have become less common since, with forms like Evette becoming less trendy.
Thinking of names?
Yvonne▼ is alike in pronunciation to Evanne, Ivon and Ivyanne. Other suggested similar baby names are Anne▼, Bonne, Brenne, Brionne, Brynne, Caronne, Chavonne, Chivonne, Chyvonne, Davonne, Deanne▼, Deonne, Devenne, Devinne, Devonne, Dianne▼, Dionne▼, Dyanne, Ebone, Erinne, Evadne, Evline, Fione, Gunne, Gwynne, Ilone, Ione▼, Ivonna, Ivorine, Janne, Jenne, Joane, Joanne▼, Jovanne, Kevinne, Lahvonne, Leanne▼, Leonine, Levonne, Lianne, Lorne, Luanne▼, Lynne▼, Ozanne, Rianne, Savonne, Sh'vonne, Shavonne, Shevonne, Shivonne, Shone, Shyvonne, Simonne, Stevonne, Syvonne, Teone, Wynne, Yann, Yanna, Yionna, Yoana, Yolane, Yolanne, Yona, Yonah, Yonina, Ysande, Ysanna, Ysanne, Ysolde, Ysotte and Zanne. These names tend to be less frequently used than Yvonne.