Yvonne

Yvonne - A very unique female name



  Jul 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Yvonne, meaning yew wood, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #329. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Yvonne and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Yvonne? 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 Yvonne. The baby girl name Yvonne was given to 72 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1717 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 19,628 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Yvonne peaked in popularity 82 years ago in 1937 on position 75.



Famous with this name

Yvonne Strahovski
Yvonne Sciņ
Yvonne Monlaur


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Yvonne is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Yvonne is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #933 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,724.

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 Yvonne is where you live.


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Yvonne origin and meaning

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

Similar to Yvonne

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

Yovana / Yvanna / Yvonna / Yovanna / Yvonnie / Yobana /

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
20121717
20111762
20101651
20091942
20081380
20071249
20061309
20051145
20041159
20031013
2002923
20011050
2000834
1999801
1998711
1997633
1996530
1995540
1994480
1993460
1992383
1991410
1990385
1989376
1988373
1987340
1986334
1985321
1984298
1983269
1982252
1981233
1980222
1979214
1978213
1977210
1976193
1975190
1974174
1973160
1972150
1971148
1970143
1969144
1968125
1967128
1966129
1965131
1964130
1963137
1962132
1961127
1960133
1959132
1958130
1957124
1956121
1955119
1954117
1953104
1952103
1951101
1950110
1949110
1948112
1947118
1946118
1945133
1944141
1943141
1942131
1941120
1940110
193990
1938101
193775
193681
193597
1934137
1933157
1932160
1931150
1930165
1929167
1928181
1927197
1926192
1925204
1924214
1923221
1922234
1921233
1920243
1919272
1918276
1917303
1916301
1915303
1914311
1913343
1912311
1911348
1910329

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California933
Washington1068
Arizona1261
New York1272
Texas1724

Even more about Yvonne


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 Yvonne 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 Yvonne?

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
1937
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Yvonne
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 19,628
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +72

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