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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Soleil

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  • A submission from Canada says the name Soleil means "Sun in French" and is of Unknown origin.
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  1. the Sun

Notable Persons Named Soleil

Soleil Moon Frye is an actress, film director, and screenwriter. She was most active from 1982 to 1982. Soleil was born as the child of Virgil Frye on August 6th, 1976 in Glendora, California, U.S.

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Soleil Diva is a tpok jazz composer, arrangement, record producer, singing, and actor. He plays Human voice. He was most prominent from 2001 to present. Soleil was given the name Marie Solo on July 13th, 1956 in Kisangani, DR Congo. Soleil is also known as 2, 2PM, and Marie Solo.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Soleil

Stella Soleil is a pop music, rock music, and dance music singing. She has been prominent since 1996. Stella was given the name Stella G. Katsoudas on November 3rd, 1971. Stella is also known as Sister Soleil.

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Eleonore-Jean-Nicolas was born on January 6th, 1767. He left this life on March 11th, 1824.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1981 6 6 0
1984 6 6 0
1985 29 29 0
1986 19 19 0
1987 18 18 0
1988 12 12 0
1989 29 29 0
1990 21 21 0
1991 20 20 0
1992 16 16 0
1993 22 22 0
1994 16 16 0
1995 27 27 0
1996 24 24 0
1997 24 24 0
1998 32 32 0
1999 70 70 0
2000 90 90 0
2001 97 97 0
2002 128 128 0
2003 142 142 0
2004 119 119 0
2005 102 102 0
2006 154 154 0
2007 195 195 0
2008 203 203 0
2009 192 192 0
2010 195 195 0
2011 190 190 0
2012 179 179 0
2013 171 171 0
2014 153 153 0
2015 113 113 0
2016 137 137 0
2017 133 133 0

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Popularity of Soleil as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Soleil

  • How Popular is the name Soleil? Soleil is the 5,137th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Soleil have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,084 babies born with the first name Soleil in the United States. That's more than enough people named Soleil to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Soleil? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1981 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Soleil first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Soleil is Thursday, December 3rd, 1903.
  • What year had the most people named Soleil born? The highest recorded use of the first name Soleil was in 2008 with a total of 203 babies.
  • Random Soleil Factoid: According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Soleil is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 15 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2009.
  • Weird things about the name Soleil: Your name in reverse order is Lielos. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Liseol. 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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