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Adrienne

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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
  1. 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
  2. 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
    Extra information:
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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!
  7. 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
  8. 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.
  9. 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.
  10. 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!
  11. 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
    Extra information:
  12. 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
    Extra information:
  13. 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
    Extra information:
  14. 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.
  15. 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!
  16. 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!
  17. 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
    Extra information:
  18. 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 ;)
  19. 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 !
  20. 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.
  21. 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
  22. 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
    Extra information:
  23. 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





Statistics for Adrienne

Adrienne appears in 2007`s top-1000 name list at rank 751.. 1980 was a `top year` for the name Adrienne. (Based on 128 years of name history) In that year it ranked #170. Our records go back to 1880

YearRankRank
2007751
2006736
2005731
2004724
2003632
2002573
2001633
2000531
1999520
1998440
1997460
1996439
1995405
1994357
1993293
1992279
1991253
1990233
1980170
1970291
1960376
1950354
1940386
1930642
1920781
1910664
1900803
1890---
1880838


See also the US top 1000 names 2007

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Audra J
When I'm older I'm naming my kids Adrienne Leanne and Heather Claire.
ANDREANN
I LOVE MY NAME, ITS DEF NOT SPELLED LIKE THE TYPICAL WAY. BUT THATS WHAT MAKES ME SPECIAL
Adrienne Wright
Quite like it now but I didn't as a child. Too unusual. Felt too different.
adrienne
Love this name thanks mom


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