Adrienne

Meaning and origin

Adrienne is a Greek girl name. The meaning of the name is Latin rich, wealthy, dark one .



Where is it used?

The name Adrienne is mainly used in French.

How do they say it elsewhere?

Adriano (In Italian)
Adorján (In Hungarian)
Adrien (In French)
Adriaan (In Dutch)
Hadrianus (In Ancient Roman)


For the opposite sex use:

In Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Romanian and in English: Adriana (F)
In English, Romanian and in Russian: Adrian (M)
In English: Adrianne (F)
In English: Adrianna (F)
In English: Adria (F)

What Adrienne`s say about their name

The best thing about the name Adrienne:
Most people always say, what a beautiful name you have, male & females. I've always like my name! Few people with the name and spelling.

The worst thing about the name:
Misspelled most often. Must correct people on the pronunciation.

If my name wasn`t Adrienne....:
Vivienne

Extra information:
Ava

The best thing about the name Adrienne:
I am the only 1 in my faimly thjat has the name adrienne or im th only 1 in my faimly that has there name spelled this way :) YAY ! :.)

The worst thing about the name:
every1 at my school spells my name adriene until they got to know me :(

If my name wasn`t Adrienne....:
if my name wasnt adrienne i would be named arian or ariana LoL

Extra information:
i wish every1 can have the name adrinne so they can feel all the joy and seicialnes we feel with the name adrienne

The best thing about the name Adrienne:
I love it its a strong name ya thanks mom

The worst thing about the name:
ppl can't spell my name

If my name wasn`t Adrienne....:
couldn't even think about it

The best thing about the name Adrienne:
Its unique

The worst thing about the name:
Hard to pronounce

If my name wasn`t Adrienne....:
Edrine

Extra information:
Adria

The best thing about the name Adrienne:
its a unique name

The worst thing about the name:
they always tend to pronounce it wrong and some cant spell it right

If my name wasn`t Adrienne....:
adelaide

Extra information:
it really goes well with a name rose :D

The best thing about the name Adrienne:
It's an unusual name and people tend to remember you

The worst thing about the name:
People telling me it's a male name plus I had a teacher in secondary school who used to mock my name

If my name wasn`t Adrienne....:
Mary

Extra information:
It's different without being too different and can have a sexy ring to it

The best thing about the name Adrienne:
It is unusual, but not too unusual, there's a very classic and sophisticated ring to it, but its also very colorful in a way

The worst thing about the name:
Not too many people can spell it correctly

If my name wasn`t Adrienne....:
I can't even imagine.

Extra information:
It's French!

The best thing about the name Adrienne:
It come first in everyone cell phone

The worst thing about the name:
Ppl spell it wrong

If my name wasn`t Adrienne....:
It would be starlisa

Extra information:
I'm very dark

The best thing about the name Adrienne:
Starts with 'A', looks good, sounds good, it's classic, cool, and timeless. I love everything about it.

The worst thing about the name:
Most people will misspell it. A small price to pay for an awesome name. Also, it's hard to roll that 'r' here in France! I'm working on it.

If my name wasn`t Adrienne....:
I can't even imagine.

Extra information:
Common enough that everyone has heard of it but uncommon enough that no one else has it. Priceless.

The best thing about the name Adrienne:
It isn't the most common name so I tend to be the only Adrienne around which makes me feel like my name is kinda unique.

The worst thing about the name:
People spell/say it wrong. Most people think of it as a male name so I didn't like it as a child but I started to love it early in high school.

If my name wasn`t Adrienne....:
My mother would have named me Anastasia. Soo glad she went with Adrienne.

Extra information:
I'm glad my name ranks low on the common list because I love that Adrienne is a rare name! and this is the best spelling too lol.

The best thing about the name Adrienne:
The meaning, and it sounds kool to say it. Come on and say it with me... Aaaaadriennnneeee... :-)

The worst thing about the name:
Nothing at all...who wouldnt like it?

If my name wasn`t Adrienne....:
Other names are kool, but my name fits me. Wouldnt change it!

Extra information:
I'm kool and so is my name: ADRIENNE!

The best thing about the name Adrienne:
Not many about.

The worst thing about the name:
People cannot spell it. They think of it as being a boys name.

If my name wasn`t Adrienne....:
I would like to be Alison

The best thing about the name Adrienne:
Its unusual and I love it

The worst thing about the name:
Nothing

If my name wasn`t Adrienne....:
Ummm my middle name Toni is cool as well

The best thing about the name Adrienne:
It's unusual and pronounced in varying ways. I like the european pronunciation, add-ri-enn ay

The worst thing about the name:
nothing, i like it

If my name wasn`t Adrienne....:
Nancy

The best thing about the name Adrienne:
It's uncommon -- you will always be the only Adrienne in a group. I think it encourages you to think like an individual!

The worst thing about the name:
It is hard to pronounce!!!! People hear Andrea, Andrien.. but not Adrienne

If my name wasn`t Adrienne....:
Gretchen or Georgia

Extra information:
Very pretty when said in French. A little awkward when said in English.

The best thing about the name Adrienne:
it sounds beautiful and it's unique!

The worst thing about the name:
sometimes I have to repeat myself if someone askes my name

If my name wasn`t Adrienne....:
i would be sad because it makes me who i am!

Extra information:
I used to not like it because it was uncommon but now I like it for the same reason!

The best thing about the name Adrienne:
It sounds strong and intelligent (which of course I am)

The worst thing about the name:
People think I say AJ when they ask me my name. I hate that because then I feel like I didnt pronounce my own name correctly, and AJ is so ugly compared to Adrienne! Also I hate nicknames like Adee or Adge. I wish my nick name was Dree actually, but my man just calls me Babe! :)

If my name wasn`t Adrienne....:
Allison, Shayne, but I have grown to love my name

Extra information:
I love it when people call me Adriana in Spanish, it sounds sexy!

The best thing about the name Adrienne:
It's unique. People always are surprised upon hearing my name, and tell me that it's very pretty.

The worst thing about the name:
Pronunciation- It's hard enough to pronounce how it looks, and yet my name is pronounced AY-dree-ARNE

If my name wasn`t Adrienne....:
Natasha

The best thing about the name Adrienne:
it's ambiguous, most people who meet me after hearing my name-are surprised. they assumed i was going to be a dark haired french man.

The worst thing about the name:
my proper name is french with the roll of the d&r. I do not often get to hear my actual name. Ah-drrrie-ne.

If my name wasn`t Adrienne....:
andrea

Extra information:
we're a rare name, it's best to keep it for the extra special ;)

The best thing about the name Adrienne:
it's different, sounds proper too.

The worst thing about the name:
I have to spell it all the time and pronounce it.

If my name wasn`t Adrienne....:
it would be Zabina, Faracnas, or Soraya

Extra information:
i like adrienne, afterall that is my name !

The best thing about the name Adrienne:
It is unusual.

The worst thing about the name:
Nothing - I'm always complemented on it.

If my name wasn`t Adrienne....:
Cannot imagine another name for me.

Extra information:
It's fun (Yo!), it's different without being too different, and no one forgets it.

The best thing about the name Adrienne:
Nothing

The worst thing about the name:
its shortened to Aid, Adrian, Aidi

If my name wasn`t Adrienne....:
Elanor

Extra information:
Nope

The best thing about the name Adrienne:
the meaning

The worst thing about the name:
nothing

If my name wasn`t Adrienne....:
i wounldnt change my name

The best thing about the name Adrienne:
the meaning

The worst thing about the name:
not very common

If my name wasn`t Adrienne....:
I wouldn't mind, I prefer to have a different name

Extra information:
I honestly don't like my name (Adrienne)

More `Adrienne` links

Adrienne as abbreviation
Actors named Adrienne
Adrienne in the encyclopedia