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Meaning and name origin

Orville \o-rville, or-ville\ as a boy's name is pronounced OR-vil. It is of Old French origin, and the meaning of Orville is "gold town". This name was invented by Fanny Burney for a character in her 18th-century novel "Evelina". Inventor/aviator Orville Wright.

Orville has 5 variant forms: Orv, Orval, Orvell, Orvelle and Orvil.


Popularity

Orville is a very popular first name for males (#430 out of 1220) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Orville for boys (2014 statistics).


Top 1000 baby names ranking of Orville name in U.S.

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

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Orville and its variant forms. Variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Orval, Orvil and Orville. (2014 statistics).


Top 1000 baby names ranking of Orval, Orvil, Orville in U.S.

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

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