Lucile

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35k
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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Lucile

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

Wiktionary
  1. A female given name, variant of Lucille.

Lucile was also found in the following language(s): French

Notable Persons Named Lucile

Mary Astor was an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1920 to present. Mary was given the name Lucile Vasconcellos Langhanke on May 3rd, 1906 in Quincy, Illinois, U.S. She died on September 25th, 1987.

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Lucile Hadžihalilović is a film director. Lucile was born on May 7th, 1961 in Lyon.

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Lucile Watson was an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1902 to 1954. Lucile was born on May 27th, 1879 in Quebec City. She passed away on June 24th, 1962.

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Lucile was given the name Lucile Stewart Polk on October 8th, 1875 in Baltimore. Lucile is also known as Polk Carter, Lucile Stewart; Brooke, and Lucile. She died on October 26th, 1934.

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Lucile is also known as Jones and Lucy.

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Lucile Browne was an actress. She was most active from 1914 to 1950. Lucile was born on March 18th, 1907 in Memphis, Tennessee, U.S. Lucile is also known as Lucille Browne. She passed away on May 10th, 1976.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 40 40 0
1881 36 36 0
1882 58 58 0
1883 49 49 0
1884 55 55 0
1885 78 78 0
1886 71 71 0
1887 85 85 0
1888 94 94 0
1889 135 135 0
1890 149 149 0
1891 177 177 0
1892 201 201 0
1893 194 194 0
1894 239 239 0
1895 248 248 0
1896 300 300 0
1897 269 269 0
1898 330 330 0
1899 305 305 0
1900 395 395 0
1901 346 346 0
1902 388 388 0
1903 370 370 0
1904 433 433 0
1905 479 479 0
1906 485 485 0
1907 508 508 0
1908 597 592 5
1909 570 570 0
1910 698 698 0
1911 660 654 6
1912 882 882 0
1913 1,011 1,003 8
1914 1,166 1,166 0
1915 1,449 1,441 8
1916 1,490 1,483 7
1917 1,516 1,516 0
1918 1,453 1,447 6
1919 1,453 1,448 5
1920 1,362 1,357 5
1921 1,242 1,242 0
1922 1,135 1,130 5
1923 1,064 1,055 9
1924 927 927 0
1925 901 901 0
1926 813 805 8
1927 723 717 6
1928 638 638 0
1929 548 543 5
1930 487 487 0
1931 361 361 0
1932 367 367 0
1933 305 305 0
1934 281 281 0
1935 273 265 8
1936 240 235 5
1937 233 233 0
1938 190 190 0
1939 188 188 0
1940 166 166 0
1941 180 180 0
1942 155 155 0
1943 147 147 0
1944 131 131 0
1945 119 119 0
1946 107 107 0
1947 131 131 0
1948 112 112 0
1949 100 100 0
1950 89 89 0
1951 77 77 0
1952 94 94 0
1953 85 85 0
1954 75 75 0
1955 72 72 0
1956 70 70 0
1957 57 57 0
1958 44 44 0
1959 45 45 0
1960 37 37 0
1961 35 35 0
1962 23 23 0
1963 21 21 0
1964 25 25 0
1965 13 13 0
1966 26 26 0
1967 11 11 0
1968 19 19 0
1969 8 8 0
1970 13 13 0
1971 11 11 0
1972 12 12 0
1973 13 13 0
1975 13 13 0
1977 9 9 0
1978 9 9 0
1980 6 6 0
1981 6 6 0
1983 8 8 0
1985 7 7 0
1986 8 8 0
1987 5 5 0
1988 7 7 0
1989 12 12 0
1990 6 6 0
1991 11 11 0
1992 12 12 0
1993 8 8 0
1994 12 12 0
1995 12 12 0
1996 10 10 0
1997 12 12 0
1998 12 12 0
1999 11 11 0
2000 21 21 0
2001 13 13 0
2002 22 22 0
2003 16 16 0
2004 28 28 0
2005 21 21 0
2006 35 35 0
2007 24 24 0
2008 20 20 0
2009 31 31 0
2010 22 22 0
2011 26 26 0
2012 31 31 0
2013 30 30 0
2014 32 32 0
2015 38 38 0
2016 33 33 0

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Popularity of Lucile as a first name

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Common last names for Lucile

  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Jones
  • Brown
  • Williams
  • Miller
  • Davis
  • Wilson
  • Anderson
  • White
  • Thompson
  • Taylor
  • Martin
  • Thomas
  • Moore
  • Wright
  • Clark
  • Jackson
  • Nelson

Fun Facts about the name Lucile

  • How Popular is the name Lucile? Lucile is the 1,248th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Lucile have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 34,702 babies born with the first name Lucile in the United States. That's more than enough people named Lucile to occupy the country of San Marino with an estimated population of 32,312 (as of March 31, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Lucile? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 40 new born babies.
  • When was Lucile first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Lucile is Sunday, December 13th, 1868.
  • What year had the most people named Lucile born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lucile was in 1917 with a total of 1,516 babies. That's a lot of babies named Lucile!
  • Random Lucile Factoid: According to the 1913 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Lucile ranks 86th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Vermont. Imagine that, 5 babies in Vermont have the same name as you in 1913.
  • Weird things about the name Lucile: Your name in reverse order is Elicul. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Clleui. 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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