Blanche

Blanche - A very unique female name



  Jun 25,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Blanche, meaning white, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #74. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Blanche and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Blanche? 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 Blanche. The baby girl name Blanche was given to 5 baby girls in 1982, ranking #3299 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 298,771 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Blanche peaked in popularity 109 years ago in 1910 on position 74.



Famous with this name

Blanche Baker
Roland Blanche
Francis Blanche


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Blanche is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Blanche is currently topping the baby name charts in Louisiana at position #890 - and is the least popular in Louisiana at position #890.

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 Blanche is where you live.


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Blanche origin and meaning

Blanche is a 7 letter name with 1 syllables. This name means white. To see famous people named Blanche, pop culture references for the name Blanche and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Blanche

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

Blanca / Blanch / Blanchie /

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
19823299
19813223
19793093
19772263
19752809
19742461
19731858
19721716
19712055
19702675
19692239
19681332
19671198
19661063
1965995
1964889
1963914
1962849
1961761
1960808
1959748
1958713
1957647
1956613
1955632
1954527
1953467
1952473
1951451
1950455
1949408
1948429
1947418
1946416
1945362
1944363
1943352
1942316
1941301
1940298
1939271
1938270
1937266
1936247
1935229
1934234
1933214
1932192
1931187
1930178
1929161
1928153
1927150
1926146
1925138
1924136
1923119
1922115
1921112
1920102
191997
191896
191791
191689
191587
191480
191375
191275
191175
191074

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Louisiana890

Even more about Blanche


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 Blanche a common or unique name?

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

What is the number of syllables for the name Blanche?

1 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
1910
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Blanche
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 298,771
Letter count 7
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1910
1982 births +5

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