Audrey

Audrey - A unique female name



  Sep 17,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Audrey, meaning noble strength, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #162. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Audrey and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Audrey? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Audrey. The baby girl name Audrey was given to 5,266 baby girls in 2012, ranking #41 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 268 baby girls were given this name - making this a unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Audrey peaked in popularity 7 years ago in 2012 on position 41.



Famous with this name

Audrey Tautou
Audrey Hepburn
Audrey Fleurot


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Audrey is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Audrey is currently topping the baby name charts in Oregon at position #20 - and is the least popular in Delaware at position #86.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Audrey is where you live.


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Audrey origin and meaning

Audrey is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means noble strength. To see famous people named Audrey, pop culture references for the name Audrey and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Audrey

We've found the following names that sound similar to Audrey, sorted by popularity.

Audra / Adria / Audry / Audrie / Audree / Adara / Atara / Audrea / Audri / Adora /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
201241
201143
201052
200949
200844
200751
200669
200577
200480
200378
2002100
2001111
2000115
1999133
1998145
1997156
1996163
1995167
1994162
1993159
1992175
1991170
1990160
1989170
1988180
1987185
1986179
1985186
1984184
1983185
1982177
1981205
1980213
1979221
1978227
1977256
1976240
1975259
1974266
1973271
1972277
1971260
1970239
1969223
1968214
1967187
1966183
1965199
1964194
1963199
1962188
1961186
1960174
1959166
1958164
1957149
1956149
1955143
1954149
1953167
1952168
1951167
1950158
1949161
1948156
1947146
1946148
1945143
1944149
1943140
1942119
1941117
194099
193998
193887
193785
193668
193564
193469
193358
193261
193164
193063
192958
192860
192762
192659
192578
192484
192386
192288
192182
1920103
1919115
1918118
1917117
1916117
1915127
1914137
1913137
1912144
1911155
1910162

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Oregon20
California24
Washington26
Alaska28
Nevada28
Wyoming28
Oklahoma28
Minnesota29
Arkansas32
Missouri32
Illinois32
Indiana33
Ohio33
Tennessee39
North Dakota39
West Virginia43
Arizona43
Rhode Island43
Texas44
Louisiana45
Iowa45
Virginia45
Kansas46
Wisconsin46
Michigan46
New Hampshire47
Kentucky48
Colorado51
Massachusetts52
Utah55
Connecticut56
Vermont56
Alabama57
District of Columbia57
Hawaii57
Georgia59
Pennsylvania62
Nebraska64
South Carolina65
New Mexico66
South Dakota68
Maryland69
North Carolina69
Idaho70
New Jersey74
Mississippi74
Florida77
Maine78
Montana82
New York83
Delaware86

Even more about Audrey


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Audrey a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Audrey?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2012
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Audrey
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 268
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +5,266

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