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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Adolphe

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Wiktionary
  1. A male given name, cognate to Adolph.

Notable Persons Named Adolphe

Adolphe Sax was an inventor, musician, and musical instrument designer. Adolphe was given the name Antoine-Joseph Sax on November 6th, 1814 in Dinant, French Empire. He left this life on February 7th, 1894.

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Adolphe Thiers was a President of the French Republic, Co-Prince of Andorra, Prime Minister of France, President of France, and Co-Princes of Andorra. Adolphe was born on April 15th, 1797 in Bouc-Bel-Air. He left this life on September 3rd, 1877.

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Adolphe Menjou was an actor. His career lasted from 1914 to 1960. Adolphe was given the name Adolphe Jean Menjou on February 18th, 1890 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. He passed away on October 29th, 1963.

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Ralph Miliband was a university professor, royal navy sailor, professor, royal navy, and royal navysailor. Ralph was given the name Adolphe Miliband on January 7th, 1924 in Brussels, Belgium. He left this life on May 21st, 1994.

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Adolphe Quetelet was a scientist in the fields of astronomer, mathematician, statistician, and sociology. Adolphe was given the name Lambert Adolphe Jacques Quetelet on February 22nd, 1796 in Ghent. He passed away on February 17th, 1874.

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Adolphe was royalty. His most notable accomplishments were from 1839 to 1866. Adolphe was born as the child of William, Duke of Nassau, and Princess Louise of Saxe-Hildburghausen on July 24th, 1817 in Biebrich Palace. He died on November 17th, 1905.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Adolphe

Adolphe was royalty. His most notable accomplishments were from 1839 to 1866. Adolphe was born as the child of William, Duke of Nassau, and Princess Louise of Saxe-Hildburghausen on July 24th, 1817 in Biebrich Palace. He died on November 17th, 1905.

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Popularity of Adolphe as a last name

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Common last names for Adolphe

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Adolphe U.S.
  White 7.86% 64.26%
  African American 85.74% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.84% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.56% 16.26%

Of Last Name Adolphe

People with the last name Adolphe are most frequently African American

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Fun Facts about the name Adolphe

  • How Popular is the name Adolphe? Adolphe is the 21,972nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Adolphe was the 40,082nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Adolphe have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 295 babies born with the first name Adolphe in the United States. That's more than enough people named Adolphe to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Adolphe? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1911 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Adolphe first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Adolphe is Wednesday, August 21st, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Adolphe born? The highest recorded use of the first name Adolphe was in 1915 with a total of 25 babies.
  • Random Adolphe Factoid: According to the 1917 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Adolphe is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1917.
  • Weird things about the name Adolphe: Your name in reverse order is Ehploda. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Epadhlo. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Adolphe? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 547 people with the last name Adolphe.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Adolphe? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Adolphe as their last name since less than 1 person in 526k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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