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Armand

What does Armand mean?

Armand Pronunciation of Armand [ar-mand] as a boys' name is pronounced ar-MAHN. It is of French and Old German origin, and the meaning of Armand is "soldier". Variant of Herman. Actor Armand Assante.

Associated with: soldier (warrior).

Variations

Armand has 13 variants: Almando, Arman, Armande, Armando, Armani, Armin, Armon, Armond, Armonde, Armondo, Ormond, Ormonde and Ormondo.

Armand has 6 more alternative forms via Herman: Armino, Ermanno, Ermano, Ermin, Harman and Hermann.

Armand has 2 feminine forms: Armande and Armina.

Creative forms:
(male) Almand, Ammand, ..

(female) Armandia, Armandra, ..

Middle name pairings:
Armand Jaxyn (A.J.), ..

How popular is Armand?

Armand is a somewhat prominent first name for males (#618 out of 1220, Top 51%) and an even more prominent surname for both adults and children (#12282 out of 150436, Top 8%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Charted below is the birth name statistics of Armand for boys. Armand reached its top position of #336 in the U.S. in the 1920s, but is not listed currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Armand name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Armand outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Armand appearing in the Top 2000 are Arman (#1538 via latest list), Armando (#413), Armani (#514), Armin, Armon, Armond, Harman, Herman (#1710), Hermann and Ormond. These relations of Armand reached the top of their popularity in the 1900s (median #1572) and are now significantly less conventional (#1652, 80%), with versions such as Herman becoming less trendy. Armani is the most chic boy name here.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Armand, Arman, Armando, Armani, Armin in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Armon, Armond, Harman, Herman, Hermann, Ormond in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Herman outside U.S.

Similar Names

Armand is alike in pronunciation to Ormand. Other suggested similar names are Ahmaad, Ahmad, Aimond (see Aimon), Aland, Amad, Amahd, Aman, Amando, Amani, Aran, Arand, Arend, Arian, Arlan, Arland, Arlando, Armahni, Armante (see Arman), Armen, Arminlo (see Armin), Armoni, Arnald, Arnan, Arnaud, Arnd, Arnon, Arpad, Arran, Arvad, Arvind, Ayman, Brand, Erland, Erman, Normand, Orland and Orman. These names tend to be less frequently used than Armand.

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