Name
FLORENCE

Name FLORENCE

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 551,443 births of Florence in the countries below, which represents an average of 3,883 births of children bearing the first name Florence per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 3,972 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Florence   
In Italiano Nome Florence   
Available variant : Florenće
Variations : Firenze , Florance , Florentia , Florentina , Florentína , Florentine , Flôrentine , Florentyna , Florentýna , Flossie


Information about the first name Florence

We celebrate Florence on December 1st
The first name Florence is listed in our categories :The first name Florence has been assigned to:
0.13% to boys
99.87% to girls
The country where the first name Florence is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Female
This first name has 8 letters including 3 vowels and 5 consonants

Florence in Japanese *

Romajifuroorensu
Katakanaフローレンス
Hiraganaふろーれんす
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Florence in Japanese
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Florence in sign language

Florence in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Florence

US English
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from French Florence, from Latin Flōrentia (as a given name, a feminine form of Flōrentius), from flōrens (“flowering, flourishing”), from flōs (“flower”), connected with English bloom and blossom.
  • The female given name gained popularity from Florence Nightingale who was born in the Tuscan city.
Noun src :
  • Florence (plural Florences)
  • (historical) An ancient gold coin of the time of Edward III, coined by Florentines and worth six shillings sterling.
  • (historical) A kind of silk fabric; florentine[from 15th century].
Pronunciation src :
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈflɒɹəns/
  • (General American, weak vowel merger) IPA(key): /ˈflɔɹəns/
  • (NYC) IPA(key): /ˈflɑɹɪns/
  • Rhymes: -ɒɹəns
FR French
Etymology src :
  • Inherited from Latin Flōrentia.
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /flɔ.ʁɑ̃s/
  • Rhymes: -ɑ̃s
Proper noun src :
  • Florence f
  • Florence (the capital city of Tuscany, Italy)
  • Florence (a metropolitan city of Tuscany, Italy)
  • a female given name from Latin, equivalent to English Florence, feminine form of the saint's name Florent.
Proper noun (Descendants) src :
  • → Dutch: Florence
  • → English: Florence
 

Popularity of the name Florence

Number of FLORENCE births per year

Total births of Florence by country

Births with the first name Florence
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
533
333,460
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
23
148,087
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
0
27,102
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
10
11,055
ONOntario
1913 - 2019
0
10,138
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2022
0
6,464
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
0
4,440
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
2
2,961
BEBelgium
1995 - 2022
0
1,908
NSNew Scotland
1920 - 2022
0
1,622
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2022
0
1,569
IEIreland
1964 - 2022
123
605
BRBrazil
1930 - 2022
0
420
SESweden
1998 - 2022
2
344
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
3
166
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
2
158
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
0
49
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
2
47
LVLatvia
2015 - 2022
0
37
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
0
31
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2022
0
25
PLPoland
2000 - 2022
0
19
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
0
12
CLChili
2010 - 2021
0
10
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
0
10
PTPortugal
2014 - 2022
0
4

Total births of Florence by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Florence
Country
Boys
Girls
GBUnited Kingdom
2021
0
2,180
AUAustralia
2022
0
561
QCQuebec
2022
0
445
USUnited State of America
2022
0
422
NZNew Zealand
2022
0
87
BEBelgium
2022
0
70
SESweden
2022
0
47
ONOntario
2019
0
41
IEIreland
2022
0
25
BCBritish Columbia
2022
0
22
DEGermany
2022
0
18
FRFrance
2022
0
17
ABAlberta
2022
0
12
CHSwitzerland
2021
0
12
LVLatvia
2022
0
5
DKDenmark
2022
0
4
ITItaly
2021
1
1
ATAustria
2021
0
1
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
0
1

Comments on the name Florence

Personalities with the first name Florence

There are 162 personalities with the first name Florence


Florence Nightingale
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United kingdom of great britain and ireland
Writer Teacher Politician Nurse Statistician


Florence Griffith-Joyner
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United states of america
Athlete Sprinter Athletics competitor


Florence Pugh
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United kingdom
Actor Singer Songwriter Film actor


Florence Devouard
(Florence Jacqueline Sylvie Nibart) src

France
Activist Consultant Wikimedian in residence Orator


Florence Welch
(Florence Leontine Mary Welch) src

United kingdom
Composer Singer Drummer Singer-songwriter Guitarist


Florence Harding
(Florence Mabel Kling) src

United states of america
Politician


Florence Foster Jenkins
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United states of america
Pianist Socialite Musician Songwriter Opera singer


Sabine Azéma
(Sabine Florence Azéma) src

France
Actor Film director Film actor


Florence Lawrence
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Canada United states of america
Actor Patent inventor Stage actor Film actor


Florence Arthaud
(Florence Monique Yvonne Arthaud) src

France
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There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Florence
Full list of personalities with the first name Florence

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Florence

There are 922 actors and actresses with the first name Florence
Florence Vanlalhriatzuali
Florence Kosky
Florence Pugh
Florence Joy
Florence Welch
Florence Brudenell-Bruce
Florence Hoath
Florence Faivre
Florence Matousek
Florence Tan
Florence Kasumba
Florence Loiret Caille
Florence Rey
Florence Foresti
Florence Marely
Florence Lemoine
Florence Lemerle
Florence Darel
Florence Kwok
Florence Geanty
Florence Thomassin
Florence Bloch
Florence Guérin
Florence Bonnafous
Florence Garland
Florence Pernel
Florence Malgoire
Florence Regina
Florence Brunet
Florence Jaugey

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Florence
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Florence

Rankings of first name FLORENCE by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#22221IT Italy2021
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#5QC Quebec2022
#8GB United Kingdom2021
#34AU Australia2022
#39NZ New Zealand2022
#132BE Belgium2022
#149BC British Columbia2022
#189IE Ireland2022
#191SE Sweden2022
#233LV Latvia2022
#279ON Ontario2019
#336AB Alberta2022
#609CH Switzerland2021
#633US United State of America2022
#680DK Denmark2022
#1808DE Germany2022
#2014FR France2022
#2805CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#4596AT Austria2021
#21113IT Italy2021