Celine

First Name
11k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Celine mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Celine

"Celine" is a name of French origin, and it means "Heaven". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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From French Céline, Latin Caelīna, derivative of the Roman gens name Caelius, from caelum (“heaven”). Also a short form of Marceline, feminine diminutive of Marcel.

  1. A female given name.

Celine was also found in the following language(s): German and Norwegian

Notable Persons Named Celine

She holds the title Where Does My Heart Beat Now", Falling into You", Call the Man", I Don't Know", and On ne change pas". She was most prominent from 1980 to 2000. Celine was given the name Céline Marie Claudette Dion by her parent Thérèse Dion on March 30th, 1968 in Charlemagne, Quebec, Canada.

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Katsuni was given the name Céline Tran on April 9th, 1979 in Lyon.

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Céline Sciamma is a film director and screenwriter. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2004 to present. Céline was born on November 12th, 1978 in Pontoise, Val-d'Oise, France.

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Céline Cousteau is a filmmaker and explorer. Céline was given the name Céline S. Cousteau by her parent Jean-Michel Cousteau on June 6th, 1972 in Los Angeles County, California, USA. Céline is also known as Cousteau and Céline.

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Céline Sallette is an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1996 to present. Céline was born on April 25th, 1980 in Bordeaux, France.

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Céline was born on September 9th, 1978 in Antony, France.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Celine

Louis-Ferdinand Céline was a novelist, pamphleteer, and physician. Louis-Ferdinand was given the name Louis Ferdinand Auguste Destouches on May 27th, 1894 in Courbevoie, France. He left this life on July 1st, 1961.

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Hagbard Celine is a fictional character. Hagbard is also known as Howard Crane.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1893 5 5 0
1897 6 6 0
1900 6 6 0
1902 9 9 0
1905 6 6 0
1906 7 7 0
1907 6 6 0
1909 7 7 0
1912 7 7 0
1913 10 10 0
1914 12 12 0
1915 16 16 0
1917 12 12 0
1918 16 16 0
1919 22 22 0
1920 18 18 0
1921 6 6 0
1922 12 12 0
1923 14 14 0
1924 19 19 0
1925 19 19 0
1926 31 31 0
1927 49 49 0
1928 48 48 0
1929 32 32 0
1930 28 28 0
1931 49 49 0
1932 47 47 0
1933 44 44 0
1934 28 28 0
1935 34 34 0
1936 28 28 0
1937 29 29 0
1938 40 40 0
1939 23 23 0
1940 32 32 0
1941 23 23 0
1942 27 27 0
1943 27 27 0
1944 23 23 0
1945 27 27 0
1946 34 34 0
1947 32 32 0
1948 45 45 0
1949 45 45 0
1950 27 27 0
1951 42 42 0
1952 38 38 0
1953 44 44 0
1954 47 47 0
1955 33 33 0
1956 37 37 0
1957 49 49 0
1958 76 76 0
1959 55 55 0
1960 53 53 0
1961 60 60 0
1962 71 71 0
1963 53 53 0
1964 61 61 0
1965 63 63 0
1966 42 42 0
1967 29 29 0
1968 33 33 0
1969 39 39 0
1970 41 41 0
1971 42 42 0
1972 34 34 0
1973 34 34 0
1974 29 29 0
1975 29 29 0
1976 29 29 0
1977 31 31 0
1978 37 37 0
1979 34 34 0
1980 38 38 0
1981 48 48 0
1982 34 34 0
1983 35 35 0
1984 50 50 0
1985 47 47 0
1986 37 37 0
1987 54 54 0
1988 41 41 0
1989 43 43 0
1990 52 52 0
1991 77 77 0
1992 121 121 0
1993 157 157 0
1994 247 247 0
1995 231 231 0
1996 271 271 0
1997 443 443 0
1998 565 565 0
1999 394 394 0
2000 357 357 0
2001 282 282 0
2002 302 302 0
2003 309 309 0
2004 317 317 0
2005 263 263 0
2006 241 241 0
2007 267 267 0
2008 248 248 0
2009 237 237 0
2010 231 231 0
2011 201 201 0
2012 269 269 0
2013 345 345 0
2014 390 390 0
2015 340 340 0
2016 492 492 0
2017 574 574 0

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Popularity of Celine as a first name

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Popularity of Celine as a last name

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Fun Facts about the name Celine

  • How Popular is the name Celine? Celine is the 2,350th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Celine have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 11,002 babies born with the first name Celine in the United States. That's more than enough people named Celine to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Celine? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1893 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Celine first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Celine is Sunday, February 6th, 1870.
  • What year had the most people named Celine born? The highest recorded use of the first name Celine was in 2017 with a total of 574 babies.
  • Random Celine Factoid: According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Celine is not a popular baby girl's name in Iowa. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Iowa have the same name as you in 2001.
  • Weird things about the name Celine: Your name in reverse order is Enilec. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eelcni. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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