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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Boy. Ranked #1359 most popular

What does the name "Beau" mean?

Beau (French): Beautiful, Handsome

The name "Beau" is of French origin and it means "Beautiful, Handsome". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 8 other names that are similar to this one.

B is for bouquet, the flowers around you.

E is for elegant, born within you.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

U is for useful, always to others.

Your name in reverse order is "Uaeb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Euab". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Beau" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Beau? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 28,762 babies born with the name Beau in the United States. That's more than enough Beaus to occupy the territory of Aland Islands (Finland) with an estimated population of 28,355 (as of December 31, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1932 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Beau" was in 2014 with a total of 1,622 babies. (That's a lot of baby Beaus)

According to the 1983 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Beau" is not a popular baby boy's name in Montana. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Montana have the same name as you in 1983. Across the entire United States a total of only 564 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Beau popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Beau in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Beau

Beau Bridges

Beau Bridges is an actor with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1948 to present. Beau was born in 1941 as Lloyd Vernet Bridges III in Los Angeles, California.


Beau van Erven Dorens

Beau was born in 1970.


Beau Brady

Beau Brady is an actor, personal trainer, and labourer. Beau was born in 1981 as Beau Brady in Sydney.


Past life for Beau born Sep 4, 1937

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Ukraine approximately on 800. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.