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What does Arne mean?

Arne Pronunciation of Arne as a boys' name is pronounced arn. It is of Old Norse origin, and the meaning of Arne is "eagle". Also variant of Arnold.


ASSOCIATED WITH norse, eagle


VARIANTS Arney, Arni, Arnie

RELATED FORMS VIA ARNOLD Arend, Arn, Arnau, Arnaud, Arnd, Arndt, Arnel, Arnell, Arno, Arnot, Arnoud, Arnout, Arny



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How popular is Arne?

Arne is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent last name for all people (#37145 out of 150436, Top 25%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Arne was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its highest position of #857 in the U.S. in the 1910s, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2016 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

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

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

Which version is better?

Arnold (#1618 FROM CURRENT RECORDS), Arnell, Arnie and Arno are the popular related forms of Arne appearing in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Arnout, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Arne was at its highest in the 1910s (MEDIAN #1044) and has become much reduced since.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Arne, Arnell, Arnie, Arno, Arnold in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Arne and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Arne is alike in pronunciation to Ern. Other recommended sound-alike names are Abbe, Abe, Ace, Ade, Adnet, Aherne, Ange, Ara, Aram, Aran, Arand, Ard, Arda, Arden, Ardie, Ardy, Aren, Ares, Arese, Arie, Ariel, Arien, Aries, Arik, Arin, Aris, Arjen, Arlen, Arley, Arlie, Arly, Armen, Arnan, Arnet, Arnoe, Arnon, Arnou, Arnow, Arnowe, Aron, Aronne, Arren, Arrt (see Arthur), Arsen, Arsene, Arte, Artie, Arto, Arun, Arvie, Ary, Arye, Aryeh, Aryo, Ase, Aube, Ave, Avner, Axe, Berne, Borne, Byrne, Dane, Enne, Gene, Herne, June, Kane, Lane, Rane, Rune, Tune, Vane and Verne. These names tend to be more frequently used than Arne.

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