Most Popular French Baby Names

Popularity is determeined by the number of births in the U.S. for names with a French origin. Check out popular French baby names. The origin of a name is often important when trying to stay with French culture.

Common Themes in Names with French Origins

This word cloud was created using some of the most common words used in the meanings of names with French origins.

princess beauty strong strength divinity divine noted gift born often one victory sea mythological rock flower spring wales pearl brave famous people small french tree little singer light surname diana noble huntress warrior denys home ruler france ancient roman god white king derived bright swiftness red haired depicted dark lion

Names with an French Origin Trending Now

All Time Most Popular French Names Among Americans

Boy Names

Rank5 Year TrendNameSince 1879
#1Mason257.3k
#2-Bernard198.8k
#3Leon163.5k
#4-Marc138.7k
#5-Maurice133.7k
#6-Andre120.3k
#7Harvey119.4k
#8-Marshall89.5k
#9-Sidney82.8k
#10-Rene48.9k
#11-Noel45.4k
#12-Jermaine40.4k
#13-Orville34.9k
#14Beau32.4k
#15-Percy31.3k
#16-Bret29.6k
#17-Antoine26.1k
#18-Moises26.0k
#19-Quincy23.9k
#20-Lamont23.3k
#21-Marquis23.1k
#22-Anton22.5k
#23-Dominique22.1k
#24-Noe20.4k
#25-Denis19.8k
#26-Pierre17.5k
#27-Marcel16.9k
#28-Millard16.7k
#29-Armand15.0k
#30-Frederic14.1k
#31-Jordon13.3k
#32-Seymour13.1k
#33-Clair12.0k
#34-Robby10.4k
#35-Michel10.3k
#36-Alphonse10.2k
#37-Lavern10.0k
#38-Lenard9.9k
#39-Julien9.9k
#40-Rolland9.7k
#41-Jacques9.1k
#42-Bernie9.1k
#43-Sydney9.1k
#44-Jules8.4k
#45-Lucien8.2k
#46-Emile8.0k
#47-Adrien7.8k
#48-Napoleon7.7k
#49-Delmer7.6k
#50-Elroy7.3k
#51-Blaise6.8k
#52-Dax6.5k
#53-Jorden6.4k
#54-Normand5.8k
#55-Derrell5.7k
#56-Granville5.5k
#57-Coty5.4k
#58-Rupert5.4k
#59-Gustave5.3k
#60-Remy5.2k
#61-Marshal5.1k
#62-Lafayette4.8k
#63-Alexandre4.6k
#64-Christophe4.5k
#65-Roel4.3k
#66-Henri4.2k
#67-Leeroy4.2k
#68-Fay4.1k
#69-Reymundo4.1k
#70-Bertrand4.0k
#71-Gaston3.9k
#72-Burke3.6k
#73-Augustin3.5k
#74-Alain3.5k
#75-Dilan3.5k
#76-Bernice3.4k
#77-Ansel3.4k
#78-Vernell3.3k
#79-Michelle3.3k
#80-Sebastien3.2k
#81-Lovell3.2k
#82-Collins3.2k
#83-Luc3.1k
#84-Quenton3.0k
#85-Patric3.0k
#86-Clovis3.0k
#87-Philippe2.9k
#88-Raoul2.9k
#89-Lamarr2.8k
#90-Chevy2.7k
#91-Elie2.7k
#92-Michele2.7k
#93-Renard2.6k
#94-Stephanie2.6k
#95-Rush2.4k
#96-Germaine2.3k
#97-Silvestre2.3k
#98-Melville2.3k
#99-Neville2.2k
#100-Pascal2.2k

Girl Names

Rank5 Year TrendNameSince 1879
#1Michelle807.8k
#2Stephanie738.2k
#3Nicole584.1k
#4-Marie535.7k
#5-Diane517.9k
#6-Julie507.2k
#7-Cheryl439.1k
#8-Jacqueline419.7k
#9-Denise371.7k
#10Natalie341.8k
#11Josephine301.4k
#12Eleanor277.1k
#13-Valerie255.8k
#14-Pauline225.9k
#15-Michele223.0k
#16-Lucille222.1k
#17-Suzanne218.8k
#18-Lorraine208.4k
#19-Beatrice190.0k
#20-Renee183.7k
#21-Bernice181.7k
#22-Claire177.7k
#23-Annette167.7k
#24Sydney166.3k
#25-Jeanne162.9k
#26-Yvonne155.2k
#27Gabrielle131.7k
#28-Maxine111.6k
#29-Carole110.6k
#30-Genevieve109.1k
#31Sophie108.2k
#32-Marguerite93.3k
#33-Geneva87.4k
#34-Blanche87.4k
#35-Isabelle87.2k
#36-Jacquelyn84.2k
#37-Desiree81.5k
#38-Monique78.3k
#39-Antoinette78.2k
#40Rosalie69.8k
#41-Jeannette69.0k
#42-Faye67.7k
#43-Marianne64.7k
#44-Camille64.5k
#45-Yvette63.0k
#46-Elise62.7k
#47-Dianna55.5k
#48-Mallory53.4k
#49-Bernadette53.3k
#50-Aimee53.2k
#51-Nadine52.1k
#52-Rosemarie50.4k
#53-Dominique50.0k
#54Eloise49.4k
#55-Corinne47.4k
#56-Rochelle46.7k
#57-Paulette46.0k
#58-Maude45.5k
#59-Lynette42.8k
#60-Dixie42.7k
#61Giselle41.6k
#62-Madeleine38.7k
#63-Alaina37.2k
#64-Cheri36.0k
#65-Jeannie35.9k
#66-Francine35.7k
#67-Angeline35.2k
#68-Therese35.0k
#69-Lucile34.6k
#70-Patrice34.0k
#71-Rachelle33.5k
#72-Helene33.0k
#73-Tracie32.5k
#74-Fay31.7k
#75-Noelle31.6k
#76-Cherie29.8k
#77-Julianne29.3k
#78-Angelique27.8k
#79-Brielle27.5k
#80-Emilie24.8k
#81Juliette24.7k
#82-Simone24.6k
#83-Jeannine24.0k
#84-Jeanine23.7k
#85-Margo23.4k
#86-Sidney23.3k
#87-Bridgette23.1k
#88-Lenore22.3k
#89-Ila22.0k
#90-Bernadine21.9k
#91-Colette21.8k
#92-Rene21.7k
#93-Harriett21.5k
#94-Amie21.2k
#95-Cecile20.2k
#96-Noemi19.3k
#97-Claudette18.7k
#98-Nathalie18.3k
#99-Arline17.6k
#100-Loraine17.1k
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The data is taken from births that occurred in the United States after 1879. From 1880 to 1936, all births may not be included in the original data set.