What does Armand mean?
Armand /ar-mand/ [2 sylls.] 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.
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. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Armand for boys. Armand reached its top position of #367 in the U.S. in the 1920s, but is not listed currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Prominent varying forms of Armand appearing in the Top 1000 are Arman, Armando (#400 a year ago), Armani (#489), Armond, Harmon, Herman, Hermann, Herminio and Hermon. These boy names reached the top of their popularity during 1920-1929 (usage of 0.3297%) and are now significantly less widespread (usage 0.1111%, ▼66.3%), with the versions Armand, Harmon, Herman, Herminio and Hermon becoming somewhat dated. Armando (#400) and Armani (#489) are two of the more chic boy names here. Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Armand and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)