Ambrose name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Old Greek
Usage: English, Hindi, Marathi, Dutch, German and Scandinavian
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Ambrose a-mbro-se
Meaning: Immortal and Ever-living
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What does Ambrose mean?

Used mostly in Hindi, Dutch, Scandinavian, English, German and Marathi persistent and popular, Ambrose is a baby boy name has its origin in Old Greek, Ambrose means "Immortal or Ever-living". Ambrose is version of Ambroise.

Ambroise is a version of dominant and venerable Ambrose. Dominant and Venerable Ambroise came from Old Greek is primarily used in French language, meaning of Ambroise is "Immortal". The name is celebrated on December 7.

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How do I pronounce Ambrose?

The most common way to pronounce two syllabled Ambrose is a-mbro-se. Some people pronounce it as am(b)-rose.

Variants of Ambrose

Ambrosios, Ambrosius, Ambe, Ambroise, Ambrosia, Ambros, Ambra

Nicknames for Ambrose

Plateful of nicknames available for the baby name Ambrose include:

Middle Names for Ambrose

Den, Green, Egen, view more middle names that goes with Ambrose

How popular is the name Ambrose?

Ambrose is a common name in United States given to over 8564 babies in 139 years. At present the moniker is on a rise, in 1881, it ranked 233rd when 209 parents chose the moniker for their baby boys.

In addition to that, the name has been in Ambrose is an uncommon baby name in England and Wales, although it has been in use since 1996 but could not make beyond the top 2000.

Over 192 babies in England and Wales have been named Ambrose. In Ireland, it has been in use since 1964 but could not make beyond the top 200. Over 116 people have been named Ambrose in Ireland.

But Ambrose is a popular baby name in Uganda where every 1 in 1000 have the name as well as in, Nigeria and Kenya. At least, 100000 people around the globe have been given the name as per our research.

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Here's what numbers has to say about Ambrose

When it comes to love, you can't stand a monogamous relationship. You are a child of change. You are hard-working by nature and success drives you. You don't share the usual opinion of things and the ordinary life perspective. People admire your charm and independent attitude about everything. Your expression number reveals what you are best at and that would be successful businessmen, self-made millionaire, influencer, weird artist, or politician.

Other names similar to Ambrose

  •  Pella means The Rock and The Stone is originated from Old Greek and is used in Danish, Finnish and Swedish is a girl name. Pella is feminine version of Pelle.
  •  Gaud - Gauds origin is Greek, meaning of Gaud is "Pearl"
  •  Phylip has its origin in Old Greek is mostly used in Welsh and is used for baby boys, Phylip means "Loves Horses and Friend of Horses". Phylip is derivative of Philip.
  •  Damiana - The rare girl name Damiana is originated from Old Greek, Damiana means "Tame or The Word Daman Which is of the Meaning to Tame to Subdue to Kill" is chiefly used in Italian and Norwegian
  •  Angelos - Infrequent boy name Angelos is used mostly in Greek, meaning of Angelos is "Messenger of God or Angel" has its origin in Old Greek

Sibling Names for Ambrose

If you're considering naming your newborn "Ambrose," then you might be interested in other names that have a similar feel. Here are some options for sibling names that could complement or contrast with Ambrose depending on your personal preferences.

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Famous people named Ambrose

  • Ambrose Traversari, O.S.B. Cam
  • Ambrose of Alexandria, friend of the Christian theologian Origen
  • Ambrose Philips, English poet and politician
  • Ambrose Lau, chairman of the Hong Kong Progressive Alliance
  • Ambrose Dixon, early American Quaker pioneer
  • Ambrose Dudley Mann, first United States Assistant Secretary of State and a commissioner for the Confederate States of America
  • Ambrose Barlow, English Benedictine monk
  • Ambrose Godfrey, {{cite book
  • Ambrose Baber, U.S. doctor and diplomat
  • Ambrose E. Gonzales, was born on a plantation in Colleton County
  • Ambrose Bebb, Welsh language critic, author and politician
  • Ambrose of Siena, Italian Dominican teacher, missionary and diplomat
  • Ambrose Corbie, English Jesuit, teacher and author
  • Ambrose Heal, English furniture designer and businessman
  • Ambrose Oschwald, Roman Catholic priest
  • Ambrose Barker, British anarchist activist
  • Ambrose Greenway, 4th Baron Greenway, British marine photographer and shipping consultant
  • Ambrose Crowley, 17th-century English ironmonger and politician
  • Ambrose of Optina, 'starets' and a hieroschemamonk
  • Ambrose S. Murray, U.S. Representative from New York
  • Ambrose Kennedy, U.S. Representative from Rhode Island
  • Ambrose Langley, English football player and manager
  • Ambrose Gunda, served
  • Ambrose L. Jordan, American lawyer, newspaper editor and politician
  • Ambrose De Paoli, Roman Catholic cleric and nuncio
  • Ambrose Manaton, English politician
  • Ambrose Foss, chemist, druggist and dentist in Sydney
  • Ambrose Griffiths, Benedictine abbot before becoming a Roman Catholic bishop in the Catholic Church
  • Ambrose Maréchal, French-born Sulpician and prelate of the Roman Catholic Church
  • Ambrose, bishop of Milan
  • Ambrose Burnside, American soldier, railroad executive, inventor
  • Ambrose Shea, political and business figure
  • Ambrose Hundley Sevier, attorney, politician and planter from Arkansas
  • Ambrose Dudley, 3rd Earl of Warwick, English nobleman and general
  • Ambrose Rookwood, member of the failed 1605 Gunpowder Plot
  • Ambrose Madden, officer in the British Army
  • Ambrose Lee, GBS IDSM was Secretary for Security of Hong Kong and a member of the Executive Council
  • Ambrose King, Hong Kong sociologist, educator
  • Ambrose R. Wright, lawyer, Georgia politician
  • Ambrose O'Brien, industrialist and sports team owner
  • Ambrose, English bandleader and violinist
  • Ambrose Swasey, American mechanical engineer, inventor, entrepreneur
  • Ambrose Serle, English official
  • Ambrose Ranney, Representative from Massachusetts
  • Ambrose Kingsland, wealthy sperm oil merchant
  • Ambrose Spencer, Ambrose Spencer was born on December 13, 1765
  • Ambrose Peddle, Canadian politician
  • Ambrose Sherwill, KBE MC was Bailiff of Guernsey from 1946 to 1959
  • Ambrose McCarthy Patterson, painter and printmaker
  • Ambrose Jerome Kennedy, U.S. Representative from Maryland
  • Ambrose W. Clark, U.S. Representative
  • Ambrose E. B. Stephens, U.S. Representative from Ohio
  • Ambrose O'Donovan, Irish former sportsperson

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