Yvonne name meaning

✍  Updated on: March 3rd, 2023
Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Old High German, Celtic, French and Germanic
Usage: German, French, Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian
Pronunciation: ee-VON
Meaning: The Archeress, The Archer, Yew, Shrub and The Word Iv with the Meaning Yew
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What does Yvonne mean?

Yvonne's meaning is The Archeress, The Archer, Yew, Shrub or The Word Iv with the Meaning Yew is rooted from Germanic, French, Celtic and Old High German substantially used in Danish, Finnish, Norwegian, Swedish, French and German is used as a gender-neutral name.

Yvonne is form of Yvon in French language. It is celebrated on May 19th.

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Is the name Yvonne suitable for a newborn?

Yes, Yvonne is a suitable name for a newborn girl. Its origin is French and it's an ancient name, meaning yew. Yvonne is an uncommon name but it has a very nice sound to it.

It can be used as both a first and middle name, adding elegance to any given name. Additionally, Yvonne can be easily adapted and spelt in different ways to suit personal tastes - for example, Evonne or Yveen.

Symbolic of strength and longevity, Yvonne would make for a lovely choice for any newborn baby girl.

How do I pronounce Yvonne?

The two syllabled name Yvonne is pronounced, ee-VON. The other ways to say the name is yv(on)-ne.

Variants of Yvonne

Evon, Iva, Ivy, Jane, Ivar, Yvon, Yvo, Yves, Ywan

Names that rhyme with Yvonne

How popular is the name Yvonne?

a popular name in United States having over 156051 recievers in 194 years of usage. At its zenith in 1937, it ranked 77th when 3685 parents chose the moniker for their baby girls.

Moreover, the name has been to the top 100 baby names 4 times Also, Yvonne is a very popular name in France given to over 256991 babies in 118 years. At present the moniker is on a rise, in 1919, it ranked 4th when 9054 parents chose the moniker for their baby girls.

In addition to that, the first name has been in the top 5 baby names 13 times

Yvonne is a common name in Ireland given to over 5787 babies in 51 years.

At the peak of its usage in 1972, the moniker grabbed the 26th spot and 306 baby girls were given the name. Also, Yvonne was a common name in New South Wales.

Over 1334 babies have been named Yvonne since 1952. At its zenith in 1953,. After 12 years of usage, the name has fallen out of the charts. Yvonne is a unique baby name in England and Wales, it has been in use since 1996 and was able to reach the top 800 names.

In 1996, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 753 on girl names chart when 30 babies were named Yvonne. There are over 311 babies that have been given the name Yvonne in England and Wales.

Also, during its short run of just 4 years in Queensland, it had made it to the top 100 names. In 1963, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 79 on girl names chart when 47 babies were named Yvonne.

There are over 172 babies that have been given the name Yvonne in Queensland.

Yvonne is a rare baby name in Belgium still in use today. However things change on global perspective, Yvonne is extremely popular in Germany where every 1 in 900 have the name.

Also the baby name is popular in England, Kenya, Rwanda, Ghana, South Africa, Burundi, Canada, DR Congo, Sierra Leone, Cameroon, Zambia, Australia, Scotland, Jamaica, Ivory Coast, Philippines, Malawi, Mozambique, Madagascar, New Zealand, Malaysia, Brazil, Benin and Wales.

As per our research, over 1180000 people has been named Yvonne globally.

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Yvonne in Nordic countries

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Numerological aspects of Yvonne

Reframe your problems as an opportunity to prove yourself you can handle anything that comes in your way. The sky is your only limit when it comes to goals. You react fast and don't think much when it comes to taking a risk for improvement or gaining profits. Don't hang out with someone just to hang out with someone. Your inner vitality inspires people to do great things. You want to be the boss in every situation.

Other names similar to Yvonne, for would be parents

  •  Shani - Admired Shani has its origin in African-Swahili, Hebrew and Celtic, Shani means "Ruby or Wonderful", used largely in Bengali, English and Malayalam is given to both genders
  •  Aoife - Well-Known girl name Aoife is originated from Old Irish and Celtic, meaning of Aoife is "Radiant or The Element Aoibh Which is of the Meaning Beauty" is predominantly used in Gaelic, English and Irish
  •  Artturi - Darling Artturi is originated from Celtic is majorly used in Swedish and Finnish is used as a boy name. Artturi is Finnish cognate of Artur
  •  Nolwinn - Nolwinn means "Lamb or White" is of Celtic origin
  •  Louan - Offbeat Louan is originated from Celtic and Breton is used in Swedish, French and Finnish used as a gender-neutral name, Louan means "Wealth or Light or Light"
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Middle names for Yvonne

These are some of the prevailing and familiar options for Yvonne middle names.

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Famous people named Yvonne

  • Yvonne Loriod, French pianist, teacher, and composer
  • Yvonne Printemps, French singer and actress
  • Yvonne Harrison, Puerto Rican track and field runner
  • Yvonne Minton, Australian-born but mostly British-resident opera singer
  • Yvonne Perry, American actress
  • Yvonne Kenny, Australian soprano
  • Yvonne Lefébure, French pianist and teacher
  • Yvonne Wanrow, Native American woman of the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation
  • Yvonne Schaloske, Swedish actress
  • Yvonne Murray, Scottish former middle-distance and long-distance track and road-running athlete
  • Yvonne Cryns, American midwife and political activist
  • Yvonne Brewster, Jamaican-born stage director, teacher and writer
  • Yvonne Nèvejean, was one of the leaders of an organisation that helped hide Jewish children
  • Yvonne Navarro, American author
  • Yvonne Rüegg, Swiss former alpine skier
  • Yvonne Sciò, Italian model and actress
  • Yvonne S. Wilson, Democratic politician from Missouri
  • Yvonne Dionne,
  • Yvonne Suhor, American actress and acting instructor
  • Yvonne Mai-Graham, retired female middle distance runner
  • Yvonne Ruwaida, Swedish Green Party politician of Palestinian origin
  • Yvonne Ångström, Swedish Liberal People's Party politician
  • Yvonne Andersson, Swedish Christian democratic politician
  • Yvonne Romain, British film and television actress of the late 1950s and 1960s
  • Yvonne Cartier, New Zealand-born ballet dancer and instructor
  • Yvonne Hanson-Nortey, retired female shot putter from England
  • Yvonne Agazarian, principal architect of systems-centered therapy
  • Yvonne Cernota, German bobsledder
  • Yvonne Barr, virologist
  • Yvonne Cagle, American astronaut
  • Yvonne Caples, women's boxing champion
  • Yvonne Elliman, American singer, songwriter
  • Yvonne van Gennip, is one of the most successful female Dutch all-round speed skaters
  • Yvonne Georgi, German dancer, choreographer and ballet mistress
  • Yvonne De Carlo, Canadian-American actress, dancer, and singer
  • Yvonne Craig, American ballet dancer and actress best
  • Yvonne Ridley, chair of the National Council of the now-defunct Respect Party
  • Yvonne Mitchell, English stage, television and film actress
  • Yvonne Catterfeld, German singer, songwriter, actress and TV host
  • Yvonne Brathwaite Burke, politician from Los Angeles, California
  • Yvonne Trevino, Arizona Native and former women's kickboxing and boxing champion
  • Yvonne Arnaud, French-born pianist, singer and actress,
  • Yvonne O'Neill, politician from Ontario, Canada
  • Yvonne Vera, author from Zimbabwe
  • Yvonne Atwell, Canadian hospital administrator and provincial politician
  • Yvonne Rainer, American dancer, choreographer, and filmmaker
  • Yvonne Bryceland, South African stage actress
  • Yvonne Chaka Chaka, internationally recognised South African singer
  • Yvonne Kauger, Associate Justice of the Oklahoma Supreme Court
  • Yvonne de Gaulle, wife of Charles de Gaulle
  • Yvonne Yung, Hong Kong-born actress
  • Yvonne Ryding, Swedish dancer, model

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