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Meaning of Audrey

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The name Audrey has the following meaning:

One with noble strength. Brings to mind the famous actress and singer Audrey Hepburn. A traditional and everlasting name, very feminine in nature.
This name can be given to both baby boys and girls. It is a unisex name.


As a baby girl name, Audrey is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 84 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).

In 2009, the name Audrey fell in popularity and moved down the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 5 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 49 in the Top 1000 charts.

The following chart shows the popularity of the name Audrey in the USA, over the past 100 years.
USA baby name statistics


The name Audrey is pronounced as aw-dree


Audrey originates from the English language.

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Related names

The following names are baby names related to Audrey and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Audrey: Boys - Byron, Dawber, Durwood, Dwayne, Junior, Ramsey, Waylon, Zane, Girls - Aiyana, Claribel, Dawn, Destiny, Earlean, Jaelyn, Lassie, Merri, Merry, Both genders - Carlisle, Muriel, Raven, Sky



We think the name Audrey should fall under the following style category: Everlasting.

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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Audrey to be: Humourous and sophicated petite woman

In one word, you might describe Audrey as a(n) "humorous" person.

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Famous persons

The names of some famous persons by the name Audrey (or its variants) are:

Audrey Hepburn, born on 4 May, a famous actress. Audrey Hepburn's background: An Academy Award-, Tony Award-, Grammy Award-, and Emmy Award-winning film and stage actress, fashion icon, and humanitarian. In 1999, she was ranked as the third greatest female star of all time by the American Film Institute. She also served as a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador and was honoured with the Presidential Medal of Freedom for her work.

Audrey McLaughlin, born on 7 November, a famous politician. Audrey McLaughlin's background: Leader of Canada's New Democratic Party from 1989 to 1995. She was the first female leader of a political party with representation in the Canadian House of Commons, as well as the first (and, to date, only) federal political party leader to represent an electoral district in a Canadian territory.

Audrey Tautou , born on 9 August, a famous actress. Audrey Tautou 's background: A French film actress, known to worldwide audiences for playing the title character in the award-winning film Amélie (2001, Le Fabuleux Destin d'Amélie Poulain) and also Sophie Neveu in The Da Vinci Code (2006).
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