First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
On This Page

How to Pronounce Ulysse

  • Automated Male (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • Automated Female (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
How difficult is it to pronounce Ulysse?

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Ulysse mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Ulysse

Submit the origin and/or meaning of Ulysse to us below


From Latin Ulysses

  1. (Greek mythology) Odysseus
  2. (Roman mythology) Ulysses

Notable Persons Named Ulysse

Ulysse Diallo is a soccer player for the C.S. Marítimo, Shabab Al-Sahel, Ferencvárosi TC, F.C. Arouca, and Associação Académica de Coimbra – O.A.F. Ulysse was born on October 26th, 1992 in Bamako.


Ulysse Obame-Ndong is a soccer player for the Ermis Aradippou, Racing Club de France football Colombes 92, Amiens SC, Queens Park Rangers F.C., and Othellos Athienou F.C. Ulysse was born on November 24th, 1992.


Ulysse was born in 1907. He died in 1995.


Ulysse Gosset is a journalist, news presenter, television presenter, and news anchor. Ulysse was born in 1955.


Ulysse was born in 1906. He passed away in 1973.


Ulysse was born in 1922. He breathed his last breath in 2014.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Ulysse

Yves was born on July 29th, 1988 in Montreal.


Where is the name Ulysse popular?

View popular names by state or region.

Popularity of Ulysse as a last name

The map shows the absolute popularity of the name Ulysse as a last name in each of the states. See other popular names in New York, Florida, or North Carolina.

Common last names for Ulysse

  • Landry
  • Guidry
  • Sonnier

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ulysse U.S.
  White 1.32% 64.26%
  African American 93.20% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.50% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.29% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ulysse

People with the last name Ulysse are most frequently African American

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Ulysse

  • How Popular is the name Ulysse? Ulysse is the 24,504th most popular name of all time. As a last name Ulysse was the 18,928th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Ulysse have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 240 babies born with the first name Ulysse in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ulysse 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 Ulysse? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1908 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Ulysse first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ulysse is Thursday, July 13th, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Ulysse born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ulysse was in 1922 with a total of 15 babies.
  • Random Ulysse Factoid: According to the 1924 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ulysse is not a popular baby boy's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, only 12 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 1924.
  • Weird things about the name Ulysse: Your name in reverse order is Essylu. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Uylsse. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ulysse? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,442 people with the last name Ulysse.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ulysse? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Ulysse as their last name since less than 1 person in 204k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

What Ulysses Have Visited This Page?

Name poster for Ulysse

Name poster for Ulysse(click to save the high quality version)

Most Popular Names

All Name Lists

  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.