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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Vivien

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Wiktionary
  1. A female given name, an exclusively feminine spelling variant of Vivian.

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

Notable Persons Named Vivien

Vivien Leigh was an actress. She holds the title Lady Olivier and Lady Olivier (1947–60). Her most notable accomplishments were from 1917 to present. Vivien was given the name Vivian Mary Hartley on November 5th, 1913 in Darjeeling. She left this life on July 8th, 1967.

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Vivien Thomas was a medician. Vivien was given the name Vivien Theodore Thomas on August 29th, 1910 in New Iberia, Louisiana. He breathed his last breath on November 26th, 1985.

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Vivien was given the name Ada Thompson on July 22nd, 1929 in Manchester, Lancashire, England, UK. She passed away on October 3rd, 1982.

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Vivien Cardone is an actress. Her ongoing career started in 1998. Vivien was given the name Vivien Elisabeth Cardone on April 14th, 1993 in Port Jefferson, New York, U.S.

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Vivien Goldman is a pop music, punk rock, new wave music, rock music, and experimental rock musician and singing. Vivien was born on August 25th, 1954 in London.

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Vivien Yeo is an actor and model (people). She was most prominent from 2004 to present. Vivien was born on July 20th, 1984 in Johor Bahru.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Vivien

Joseph was born in 1657. He passed away on December 5th, 1735.

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Alain Vivien is a Mayor, Chairman, MILS, and Secretary of State. Alain was born on August 20th, 1938 in Melun.

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Alexandre-François Vivien was a politician. Alexandre-François was born on July 3rd, 1799 in Paris, France. He died on June 7th, 1854.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1885 5 5 0
1890 6 6 0
1892 5 5 0
1893 8 8 0
1894 18 18 0
1895 12 12 0
1896 9 9 0
1897 8 8 0
1898 12 12 0
1899 8 8 0
1900 15 15 0
1901 12 12 0
1902 7 7 0
1903 6 6 0
1904 10 10 0
1905 12 12 0
1906 10 10 0
1907 21 21 0
1908 10 10 0
1909 8 8 0
1910 26 26 0
1911 66 66 0
1912 74 74 0
1913 43 38 5
1914 40 40 0
1915 53 53 0
1916 47 47 0
1917 48 48 0
1918 59 59 0
1919 57 57 0
1920 60 54 6
1921 58 58 0
1922 72 72 0
1923 85 79 6
1924 119 110 9
1925 89 89 0
1926 81 81 0
1927 87 87 0
1928 80 80 0
1929 58 58 0
1930 57 57 0
1931 33 33 0
1932 34 34 0
1933 31 31 0
1934 30 30 0
1935 30 30 0
1936 28 28 0
1937 28 28 0
1938 21 21 0
1939 52 52 0
1940 148 148 0
1941 93 93 0
1942 61 61 0
1943 50 50 0
1944 46 46 0
1945 48 48 0
1946 57 57 0
1947 50 50 0
1948 50 50 0
1949 33 33 0
1950 40 40 0
1951 47 47 0
1952 47 47 0
1953 35 35 0
1954 32 32 0
1955 25 25 0
1956 22 22 0
1957 38 38 0
1958 30 30 0
1959 25 25 0
1960 34 34 0
1961 31 31 0
1962 24 24 0
1963 20 20 0
1964 22 22 0
1965 11 11 0
1966 14 14 0
1967 22 22 0
1968 9 9 0
1969 12 12 0
1970 12 12 0
1971 10 10 0
1972 10 10 0
1973 8 8 0
1974 10 10 0
1975 15 15 0
1976 8 8 0
1977 15 15 0
1978 9 9 0
1979 20 20 0
1980 9 9 0
1981 11 11 0
1982 15 15 0
1983 8 8 0
1984 10 10 0
1985 9 9 0
1986 9 9 0
1987 18 18 0
1988 12 12 0
1989 12 12 0
1990 23 23 0
1991 33 33 0
1992 26 26 0
1993 35 35 0
1994 33 33 0
1995 31 31 0
1996 49 49 0
1997 37 37 0
1998 42 42 0
1999 46 46 0
2000 60 60 0
2001 57 57 0
2002 65 65 0
2003 96 96 0
2004 91 91 0
2005 100 100 0
2006 113 113 0
2007 104 104 0
2008 100 100 0
2009 151 151 0
2010 209 209 0
2011 175 175 0
2012 190 190 0
2013 204 204 0
2014 248 248 0
2015 241 241 0
2016 220 220 0
2017 219 219 0

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Popularity of Vivien as a first name

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Popularity of Vivien as a last name

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Fun Facts about the name Vivien

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  • How Popular is the name Vivien? Vivien is the 3,295th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Vivien have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,252 babies born with the first name Vivien in the United States. That's more than enough people named Vivien to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Vivien? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1885 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Vivien first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Vivien is Saturday, September 13th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Vivien born? The highest recorded use of the first name Vivien was in 2014 with a total of 248 babies.
  • Random Vivien Factoid: According to the 1982 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Vivien is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 1982.
  • Weird things about the name Vivien: Your name in reverse order is Neiviv. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Invevi. 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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