Vincent

Vincent - A unique male name



  May 23,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Vincent, meaning conquering, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #96. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Vincent and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Vincent? 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 Vincent. The baby boy name Vincent was given to 3,698 baby boys in 2012, ranking #104 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 444 baby boys were given this name - making this a unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Vincent peaked in popularity 53 years ago in 1966 on position 58.



Famous with this name

Vincent Regan
Vincent D'Onofrio
Vincent Cassel


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Vincent is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Vincent is currently topping the baby name charts in New Jersey at position #71 - and is the least popular in Oklahoma at position #269.

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 Vincent is where you live.


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Vincent origin and meaning

Vincent is a 7 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means conquering. To see famous people named Vincent, pop culture references for the name Vincent and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Vincent

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

Vincenzo / Vincente / Vinson / Vincient /

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
2012104
2011101
2010109
2009119
2008119
2007110
2006107
2005111
2004121
2003117
2002122
2001120
2000120
1999121
1998121
1997119
1996116
1995113
1994100
1993100
199292
199181
199078
198980
198882
198796
198693
198595
198496
198397
1982103
1981107
1980110
1979109
1978106
1977110
1976106
1975109
1974106
197399
1972105
197188
197079
196969
196872
196764
196658
196561
196464
196361
196266
196198
196098
1959102
195898
195798
195698
195599
1954104
1953102
1952101
1951104
1950101
1949102
1948106
1947106
1946111
1945110
1944113
1943106
1942102
1941105
1940104
1939111
1938111
1937106
1936111
1935107
1934103
193394
193294
193188
193084
192983
192883
192777
192677
192571
192478
192372
192271
192170
192073
191972
191873
191765
191667
191565
191463
191368
191272
191182
191096

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Jersey71
Wisconsin71
Wyoming72
Minnesota73
New York76
Illinois82
Connecticut82
California85
Nevada87
Michigan88
New Hampshire88
Ohio89
Pennsylvania90
Massachusetts93
Nebraska96
Delaware97
Vermont98
Washington100
Arizona101
Colorado103
Indiana106
Maryland115
Missouri117
Florida125
New Mexico133
Virginia134
Montana136
Kansas137
Hawaii137
Iowa143
Kentucky150
Oregon151
Rhode Island156
Texas159
North Carolina165
Georgia167
Idaho183
Alaska186
Utah189
Tennessee197
Louisiana200
South Carolina202
West Virginia206
South Dakota218
Maine244
Mississippi249
Alabama250
Arkansas263
Oklahoma269

Even more about Vincent


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 Vincent 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 male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Vincent?

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
1966
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Vincent
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 444
Letter count 7
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +3,698

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