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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Honore

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Alt. Meaning

H is for hug, give one today!

O is for outgoing, so sociable are you

N is for nurturing, to all that need help

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

Notable Persons Named Honore

Honoré de Balzac was a novel, dramaturgy, and essay writer, critic, journalist, printer, and printer (publishing). His career lasted from 19 to 19. Honoré was given the name Honoré Balzac on May 20th, 1799 in Tours, Indre-et-Loire, France. He left this life on August 18th, 1850.


Honoré Daumier was an artist in the fields of printmaking, painting, and sculpture. Honoré was given the name Honoré Victorin Daumier on February 26th, 1808 in Marseille. He breathed his last breath on February 10th, 1879.


Honoré III was royalty. He was most active from 1733 to 1793. Honoré was born as the child of Jacques I, Prince of Monaco, Louise Hippolyte, and Princess of Monaco on November 10th, 1720. He died on March 21st, 1795.


Honoré IV was royalty. He was most active from 1814 to 1819. Honoré was born as the child of Honoré III, Prince of Monaco, and Maria Caterina Brignole on May 17th, 1758. He left this life on February 16th, 1819.


Honoré V was royalty. His most notable accomplishments were from 1819 to 1841. Honoré was born as the child of Honoré IV, Prince of Monaco, and Louise d'Aumont on May 13th, 1778 in Paris. He left this life on October 2nd, 1841.


Honoré II was royalty. He was most active from 1604 to 1662. Honoré was born as the child of Ercole, Lord of Monaco, and Maria Landi on December 24th, 1597 in Monaco. He passed away on January 10th, 1662.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Honore

Annik Honoré was a journalist and music promoter. Annik was born on October 12th, 1957 in Mons. She passed away on July 3rd, 2014.


Stephanie Honoré is an actress. Her ongoing career started in 2005. Stephanie was born on May 11th, 1984. Stephanie is also known as Stephanie Honor and Stephanie Honoré Sanchez.


Russel Honoré is a military person. His military service ended in 2008.


Christophe Honoré is a film director and writer. He has had major accomplishments since 2000. Christophe was born on April 10th, 1970 in Carhaix, Finistère, France.


Philippe was born on November 25th, 1941 in Vichy. Philippe is also known as Honoré. He left this life on January 7th, 2015.


Sandra was born in 1955.


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Popularity of Honore as a last name

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Common last names for Honore

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Honore U.S.
  White 16.70% 64.26%
  African American 72.57% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.24% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.98% 16.26%

Of Last Name Honore

People with the last name Honore are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Honore

  • How Popular is the name Honore? Honore is the 23,880th most popular name of all time. As a last name Honore was the 13,798th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Honore have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 252 babies born with the first name Honore in the United States. That's more than enough people named Honore 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 Honore? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1898 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Honore first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Honore is Saturday, May 16th, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Honore born? The highest recorded use of the first name Honore was in 1920 with a total of 11 babies.
  • Random Honore Factoid: According to the 1942 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Honore is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1942.
  • Weird things about the name Honore: Your name in reverse order is Eronoh. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eorohn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Honore? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,191 people with the last name Honore.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Honore? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Honore as their last name since less than 1 person in 135k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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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