Name
PROSPER

Name PROSPER

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 7,239 births of Prosper in the countries below, which represents an average of 51 births of children bearing the first name Prosper per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 35 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Prosper   
In Italiano Nome Prosper   


Information about the first name Prosper

We celebrate Prosper on June 25th
The first name Prosper has been assigned to:
98.27% to boys
1.73% to girls
The country where the first name Prosper is the most common is:
FR France
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 7 letters including 2 vowels and 5 consonants

Prosper in Japanese *

Romajipurosupaa
Katakanaプロスパー
Hiraganaぷろすぱー
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Prosper in Japanese
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Prosper in sign language

Prosper in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Prosper

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Old French prosperer, from Latin prosperō (“I render happy”), from prosperus (“prosperous”), from Proto-Italic *prosparos, from Proto-Indo-European *speh₁- (“to succeed”), whence also Latin spēs (“hope, expectation”).
Alternative forms src :
Anagrams src :
  • Propers, propers, prospre
Anagrams src :
  • Propers, propers, prospre
Pronunciation src :
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈpɹɒspə(ɹ)/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈpɹɑspɚ/
Proper noun src :
Verb src :
  • prosper (third-person singular simple present prospers, present participle prospering, simple past and past participle prospered)
  • (transitive) To favor; to render successful.
  • (intransitive) To be successful; to succeed; to be fortunate or prosperous; to thrive; to make gain.
  • (intransitive) To grow; to increase.
Verb (Synonyms) src :
  • See also Thesaurus:prosper
RO Romanian
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from French prospère.
Adjective src :
  • prosper m or n (feminine singular prosperă, masculine plural prosperi, feminine and neuter plural prospere)
  • prosperous
Adjective (Related terms) src :
  • prosperitate
Latin
Adjective src :
  • prosper (feminine prospera, neuter prosperum); first/second-declension adjective (nominative masculine singular in -er)
  • Alternative form of prosperus (singular masculine nominative)
Adjective (Declension) src :
  • First/second-declension adjective (nominative masculine singular in -er).
 

Popularity of the name Prosper

Number of PROSPER births per year

Total births of Prosper by country

Births with the first name Prosper
Country
Boys
Girls
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
6,840
113
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
68
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
57
6
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
47
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
38
4
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
26
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
14
1
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
10
1
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
7
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
3
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
2
0
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
1
0
CLChili
2010 - 2021
1
0

Total births of Prosper by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Prosper
Country
Boys
Girls
ITItaly
2021
16
0
FRFrance
2022
10
0
DEGermany
2022
8
0
QCQuebec
2022
0
1

Comments on the name Prosper

Personalities with the first name Prosper

There are 34 personalities with the first name Prosper


Roger Martin Du Gard
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France
Writer Playwright Archivist


Prosper Mérimée
src

France
Writer Politician Historian Playwright Translator Painter Archaeologist Anthropologist Novelist Prosaist Inspector general of the historical monuments


Hergé
(Georges Prosper Remi) src

Belgium
Screenwriter Writer Illustrator Comics artist Cartoonist Drawer


Prosper D'aquitaine
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Ancient rome
Writer Historian Theologian


Prosper Jolyot De Crébillon
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France
Writer Poet Playwright


Claude-Prosper Jolyot De Crébillon
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France
Writer Novelist Chansonnier


Prosper Guéranger
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France
Catholic priest


Prospère Bruggeman
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Belgium
Rower


Prosper Poullet
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Belgium
University teacher Lawyer Politician


Prosper Avril
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Haiti
Politician



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

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Prosper

There are 15 actors and actresses with the first name Prosper
Prosper Egan
Prosper Kuzmanic
Prosper Bellizia
Prosper Elijah Keny
Prosper Leprégassin
Prosper Hillairet
Prosper Malka
Prosper Hakiziman
Prosper Milicic
Prosper Driss
Prosper Kelley
Prosper Ntigurirwa
Prosper Miller
Prosper Niang
Prosper Diss

Rankings of first name PROSPER by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#548IT Italy2021
#2705FR France2022
#2833DE Germany2022
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#8026QC Quebec2022