Amelie

First Name
7k
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since 1880
Last Name
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Amelie

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French
80%
English
10%
African
10%

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  • According to a user from Australia, the name Amelie is of French origin and means "Hard working, industrious and striving".
  • A user from Australia says the name Amelie is of French origin and means "The name Amelie is a French Baby Names baby name. In French Baby Names the meaning of the name Amelie is: Hard working. Industrious. Striving".
  • According to a user from New Zealand, the name Amelie is of African origin and means "Gift of love".
  • A user from Virginia, United States says the name Amelie is of French origin and means "Hard working".
  • A submission from United Kingdom says the name Amelie means ""Gift of god"" and is of Unknown origin.

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Wiktionary

Derived from Germanic compound names beginning with the element *"amal" meaning "vigor".

  1. A female given name; cognate to English Amelia.

Notable Persons Named Amelie

Amélie Mauresmo is a tennis player. Amélie was born on July 5th, 1979 in Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France.

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Amélie Nothomb is a writer. Amélie was given the name Fabienne-Claire Nothomb. on July 9th, 1966 in Etterbeek, Belgium.

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She was most active from 19 to 1889. Amélie was born as the child of Prince Philippe, Count of Paris, and Princess Marie Isabelle of Orléans on September 28th, 1865 in Twickenham, London, England, UK. She passed away on October 25th, 1951.

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Amélie of Leuchtenberg was royalty. She holds the title Duchess of Braganza. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1829 to 1831. Amélie was born as the child of Eugène de Beauharnais and Princess Augusta of Bavaria on July 31st, 1812 in Milan. She died on January 26th, 1873.

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Amélie Rives Troubetzkoy was a novelist, poet, and playwright. Amélie was born in 1863. She died in 1945.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Amelie

Maria Amelie is a writer. Maria was born on May 30th, 1985 in Vladikavkaz. Maria is also known as Madina Salamova, Maria Bidzikoeva, Amelie, and Maria.

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How popular is the baby name Amelie in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1886 7 7 0
1887 8 8 0
1891 7 7 0
1896 5 5 0
1899 6 6 0
1902 5 5 0
1903 5 5 0
1904 6 6 0
1906 5 5 0
1907 5 5 0
1908 7 7 0
1910 8 8 0
1913 5 5 0
1914 7 7 0
1915 6 6 0
1916 8 8 0
1917 16 16 0
1918 12 12 0
1919 7 7 0
1920 7 7 0
1921 8 8 0
1924 11 11 0
1925 5 5 0
1927 10 10 0
1929 5 5 0
1931 6 6 0
1934 5 5 0
1943 5 5 0
1947 5 5 0
1948 8 8 0
1950 7 7 0
1952 6 6 0
1953 9 9 0
1954 5 5 0
1955 7 7 0
1956 6 6 0
1957 6 6 0
1958 5 5 0
1959 8 8 0
1960 9 9 0
1962 5 5 0
1964 7 7 0
1965 6 6 0
1966 9 9 0
1969 5 5 0
1970 8 8 0
1971 5 5 0
1972 9 9 0
1973 6 6 0
1974 8 8 0
1975 8 8 0
1976 9 9 0
1977 12 12 0
1978 11 11 0
1979 13 13 0
1980 11 11 0
1981 14 14 0
1982 16 16 0
1983 19 19 0
1984 8 8 0
1985 11 11 0
1986 15 15 0
1987 13 13 0
1988 9 9 0
1989 9 9 0
1990 17 17 0
1991 16 16 0
1992 17 17 0
1993 25 25 0
1994 22 22 0
1995 8 8 0
1996 18 18 0
1997 16 16 0
1998 28 28 0
1999 16 16 0
2000 28 28 0
2001 35 35 0
2002 186 186 0
2003 274 274 0
2004 292 292 0
2005 309 309 0
2006 360 360 0
2007 384 384 0
2008 379 379 0
2009 434 434 0
2010 426 426 0
2011 400 400 0
2012 453 453 0
2013 464 464 0
2014 429 429 0
2015 445 445 0
2016 443 443 0
2017 423 423 0

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Popularity of Amelie as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Amelie

  • How Popular is the name Amelie? Amelie is the 3,128th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Amelie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,871 babies born with the first name Amelie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Amelie to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Amelie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1886 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Amelie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Amelie is Tuesday, September 29th, 1868.
  • What year had the most people named Amelie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Amelie was in 2013 with a total of 464 babies.
  • Random Amelie Factoid: According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Amelie is not a popular baby girl's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, only 24 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 2012.
  • Weird things about the name Amelie: Your name in reverse order is Eilema. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Meeial. How do you pronounce that?

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