Versailles

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since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Versailles

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  • A submission from Georgia, United States says the name Versailles means "The light of her father's life." and is of French origin.
  • A submission from United Kingdom says the name Versailles means "Palace built in the 17th century by king Louis XIII of France near the capital of Paris" and is of French origin.
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  1. A palace built in the 17th century for Louis XIV southwest of Paris near the city of Versailles
  2. A city in north central France near Paris; site of the Palace of Versailles that was built by Louis XIV in the 17th century
Wiktionary

From French Versailles.

  1. A suburb of Paris, formerly the capital of France.
  2. The Palace of Versailles.
  3. The Treaty of Versailles.

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

Notable Persons Named Versailles

Versailles is a dark wave musician. She was most active from 2001 to present. Versailles was given the name Dianna St. Hilaire in Modesto, California.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Versailles

Versailles is a dark wave musician. She was most active from 2001 to present. Versailles was given the name Dianna St. Hilaire in Modesto, California.

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Kénold Versailles is a soccer player for the Rochester Rhinos, RC Haïtien, Roulado, Vancouver Whitecaps (1986–2010), Vancouver Whitecaps FC Residency, Crystal Palace Baltimore, and Haiti national football team. Kénold was born on March 24th, 1984 in Carrefour, Ouest.

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Popularity of Versailles as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Versailles U.S.
  White 58.93% 64.26%
  African American 30.36% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.57% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.17% 16.26%

Of Last Name Versailles

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

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Fun Facts about the name Versailles

  • How Popular is the name Versailles? Versailles is the 97,041st most popular name of all time. As a last name Versailles was the 106,096th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Versailles have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5 babies born with the first name Versailles in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Versailles? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2016 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Versailles first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Versailles is Saturday, April 21st, 1917.
  • What year had the most people named Versailles born? The highest recorded use of the first name Versailles was in 2016 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Versailles: Your name in reverse order is Selliasrev. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Leivseslra. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Versailles? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 168 people with the last name Versailles.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Versailles? Versailles is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • 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).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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