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French and Old French names have a unique feel of romance to them, and are used in France and by French-speaking peoples. Baby names of French origin, for french, france.

Adoption of these girl names reached its apex during the years 1930-1939 (usage of 0.1986%) and is almost as widespread today (usage 0.1526%, 23.2%), but with names like Sidney, Courtney, Denise, Amya and Desiree becoming somewhat dated. The more fashionable baby names in this list are Eloise (#300), Rosalie (#310), Colette (#522), Felicity (#497) and Celine (#714), and there is also a revival in birth name popularity for Celine, Colette, Eloise and Rosalie. Overy (top 25%) and Abrey (49%) are conventional surnames.

Here is the list of French names for boys.

pinAbelia - Almond

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Top 1000 baby names ranking of French names: Adela, Adelaide, Adeline, Adrienne, Aimee

Abelia 1 .. French feminine form of Abel. Not Top 1000 name. See also Adelia.

Abra 2 .. .. of a fourth century French saint. Abraai, Abraau and Auabra are kreatif variations.

Acadia 3 .. the French settlers of Nova Scotia .. Not in Top 1000. See also Arcadia.

Aceline 4 .. "Noble." Not in popularity charts. Feminine of Acelin.

Adela 5 .. .. is from the French Adèle .. Not in Top 1000. See also Ahdella.

Adelaide [Adela, Adeline, Alice, .. more] 6 .. .. adal heid, via French Adélaï .. Common, with the -de suffix for Adelaide like Amande.

Adelie 7 .. .. élie is the French elaboration of .. Outside Top 1000. See also Edelie.

Adeline 8 .. French diminutive of Adela. Used occasionally .. Prevalent. Adeline, like Angeline, ends with -line. See also Adelice.

Adelisa 9 .. A blend of Adela and Lisa. Uncommon, with the -lisa suffix for Adelisa like Alisa. See also Adelita.

Adrienne 10 .. French feminine form of Adrian. Fashion .. Listed in Top 1000. See also Abrienne.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of French names: Alice, Alison

Agate 11 .. The agate is a semiprecious gemstone .. Not Top 1000 name. See also Agata.

Aimee 12 .. "Beloved." Ranked in Top 1000. From French "aimer" meaning "to love" ..

Alaine 13 .. French feminine form of Alain. Rare, with the androgynous -ine ending for Alaine like Allcine. See also Blaine.

Alair 14 .. French variant of Hilary. Gender-neutral name. Outside Top 1000.

Alberga 15 .. .. related to the French and Italian .. Alberth (upper 86%) is a common last name similar to Alberga (upper 64%).

Alice [Adelisa, Alison, .. more] 16 .. .. of the Old French name Adeliz .. Usage of Alice, Alison, etc. as children's names in 2014 was 1.1% more than the previous year.

Alison 17 .. Norman French diminutive form of Alice .. Gender-neutral name. Alison became more popular in 2014, rising +8 positions as a baby name to reach #289.

Allura 18 .. "To entice, attract." Not in popularity charts. Based on the noun, which means ..

Allyriane 19 .. French name. The lyre was a .. Unique. Allyriane (cf. Almodine) ends with the androgynous-sounding -ne.

Almond 20 .. Almandine is the French form. Almond is a unique women's name, registering often (top 3%) as a surname. See also Almina.

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Summary of names (grouped by variations) for French names for girls.

Abelia - Almond
Abelia, Abra, Acadia, Aceline, Adela, Adelaide [Alice, ..], Adelie, Adeline, Adelisa, Adrienne, Agate, Aimee, Alaine, Alair, Alberga, Alice [Alison], Alison, Allura, Allyriane, Almond

Alouette - Argene
Alouette, Alphonsine, Amabel [Belle], Amanda, Amarantha, Amber, Amor, Amorette, Amy [Esme, ..], Amya, Anais, Ancelote, Angelica, Anise, Anne [Ninon, ..], Annette, Anouska, Antoinette, Ardelle, Argene

Arlette - Blanche
Arlette, Armande, Auberta, Aubrey, Auda, Austine, Avery, Avis, Avril, Babette, Bay, Beatrice, Beige, Belle, Bernadette [Bernadine], Bernadine, Bertha, Bianca [Blanche], Bijou, Blanche [Bianca]

Blanchefleur - Carol
Blanchefleur, Blondell, Bonnie, Brie, Brier, Brigitte, Brittany, Burnett, Cadette, Caitlin, Calypso, Cameo, Camilla, Candida [Candy], Candy, Caprice, Capucine, Caresse, Carnation, Carol [Lottie, ..]

Caroline - Cher
Caroline [Charlene], Cassia, Catherine [Caitlin], Celeste [Celine], Celina [Selena], Celine [Celina], Cendrine, Cerise [Cherise], Cezanne, Chalice, Chandelle [Shantelle], Chandler, Chanel [Shanelle], Chaney, Chante, Chantal [Shantelle], Charlene, Charlotte [Sherry, ..], Charmaine, Cher [Sherry, ..]

Cherelle - Claire
Cherelle, Cherene, Cherida, Cherie [Sherry, ..], Cherilyn, Cherise [Sherisa], Cherish, Cherry [Cheryth, ..], Cheryl [Cherilyn, ..], Cheryth, Cheyenne, Chloe, Chorine, Christabel, Christina [Christine], Christine, Christmas, Cinderella, Cinnamon, Claire [Clarice]

Clarette - Cosette
Clarette, Clarice, Clarimond, Claudette, Claudine, Clelia, Clemence [Clementine], Clementine [Clemence], Clotilda, Clove, Cluny, Coco, Colette [Coco], Consuelo, Coralie, Corin, Corinna [Corinne], Corinne, Corisande, Cosette

Courtney - Delphine
Courtney [Kourtney], Cree, Creola, Crescent, Cyrilla, Dabney, Daffodil, Daisy, Dalmace, Danielle, Daryl, Daveney, Dawn, Debonnaire, Deja, Delancey, Delaney, Delfina [Delphine], Delight, Delphine

Demi - Eileen
Demi, Denise, Desiree, Destiny, Diana, Didiane, Dielle, Dionne, Dior, Dixie, Dominique, Doreen, Dorsey, Dory, Douce, Easter, Edwige, Eglantine, Eibhlin, Eileen

Elaine - Fawn
Elaine [Lainey], Eleanor [Elaine], Elise [Lieselotte], Elita, Elodie, Eloise [Heloise], Eluned [Lynette], Emma [Ima], Emmeline, Ermine, Ermintrude, Esme, Estee, Estelle [Estee], Eugenia, Evangeline, Evette, Evonne [Ivonne], Fanny, Fawn

Fayette - Genevieve
Fayette, Felice, Felicity, Fifi, Fleur, Flower, Fontanne, Fran, Frances [Francine, ..], Francesca, Francine, Frankie, Gabrielle, Gael, Gala, Gallia [Gala], Garland, Gay, Geneva, Genevieve [Jenevieve]

Georgette - Jeanette
Georgette, Georgia [Georgette], Germaine, Ghislaine, Gigi, Gilberte [Gigi], Giselle, Guinevere [Genevieve], Heloise [Eloise], Hilary [Hilary], Ila, Ima, Ivette, Ivonne [Evonne], Jacqueline, Jaime, Janet, Jasmine, Jean [Jeannine], Jeanette

Jeannine - Lareina
Jeannine, Jenevieve, Jerrie, Jewel, Joanna, Jocelyn, Jodelle, Joelle, Joie, Jolie, Joy [Joie], Julie, Karlotta [Lottie], Kiki, Kourtney, Lacey, Lainey, Lakeisha, Laraine, Lareina

Laurence - Lyric
Laurence, Lavonne, Leala, Lela, Leona [Leontyne], Leonie [Leonie], Leontyne, Liana [Liane], Liane, Lieselotte, Lily, Linette [Lynette], Loire, Lorraine [Laraine], Lottie, Louise [Heloise], Lourdes, Lucille, Lynette [Linette], Lyric

Macon - Marion
Macon, Macy, Madeline [Maud], Madonna, Magali, Magnolia, Mallory, Manon, Margaret [Marjorie, ..], Margery [Marjorie], Margo, Marguerite, Maria [Marietta], Marian [Marion], Marianne, Maribel, Marie, Marietta, Marilyn, Marion [Marian]

Marjolaine - Mireio
Marjolaine, Marjorie [Margery], Marquise, Marseilles, Martinique, Maud, Mauve, Mavis, Mazarine, Melanie, Melisande, Meridel, Meriel [Merle], Merle, Michelle, Mignon, Millicent [Melisande], Mimi, Minuit, Mireio

Mystique - Parrish
Mystique, Nadine, Nanette [Ninon], Natalie [Natividad], Natividad, Nicole [Nicolette], Nicolette, Ninon, Noelle, Normandie, Odelia [Ottilie], Odette, Oleisa, Oralia, Orane, Ottilie [Ottilie], Pansy, Paquita, Paris [Parrish], Parrish

Pascale - Royce
Pascale, Payne, Pernella, Perry, Pierette, Pleasant, Provence, Questa, Quincey, Raina, Raoule, Remy, Renee, Risa, Riva, Rochelle, Romaine, Rosalie, Royale, Royce

Roza - Soubrette
Roza, Sable, Salamanca, Satin, Scarlett, Scout, Selena [Celine], Serenity, Shanelle, Shantelle, Shereen, Sherisa, Sherry [Shereen], Sidney, Simone, Solange, Soleil, Sophia, Sorrel, Soubrette

Stephanie - Yvonne
Stephanie, Suzanne, Taylor, Tempest, Theresa [Tracy], Tracy, Trista, Turkessa, Twyla, Valerie, Van, Vanity, Vedette, Villette, Yannick, Ynez, Yolanda, Ysabel, Yvette [Ivette], Yvonne [Yvette, ..]

Zelia - Zola
Zelia, Zizi, Zola