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Gender: Female

Origin: Greek

Meaning: Very Holy One, Chaste

Pronunciation: AR-ee-ad-nee, /ˌæriˈædni/, EH R IY AE D N IY

Popularity Rank: #21,853

On this page:

  • 1. Ariadne Meaning
  • 2. Ariadne Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Ariadne
  • 4. Ariadne Translations in other languages
  • 5. Ariadne Name Popularity
  • 6. Ariadne popularity in U.S.
  • 7. Famous People with Name Ariadne
  • 8. Names similar to Ariadne

Ariadne Meaning

Derived from the Greek word 'ariagnein' meaning 'most holy', Ariadne was the daughter of King Minos of Crete in Greek mythology. She helped Theseus navigate the labyrinth and defeat the Minotaur.

Ariadne also means "Very Holy One, Chaste, Utterly Pure, Most holy, Daughter of King Minos who helped Theseus in Greek mythology".

Ariadne is commonly found in Mexico, Brazil, United States of America, and 47 more countries.

Ariadne Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: AR-ee-ad-nee

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /ˌæriˈædni/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: EH R IY AE D N IY

EH: Pronounce as in "red" (R EH D)

R: Pronounce as in "red" (R EH D)

IY: Pronounce as in "see" (S IY)

AE: Pronounce as in "cat" (K AE T)

D: Pronounce as in "dog" (D AO G)

N: Pronounce as in "no" (N OW)

IY: Pronounce as in "see" (S IY)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

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Ariadne Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Ariadne is recorded 1,837 times globally, ranking it as the 21,853th most common name worldwide.

Ariadne is most prevalent in Mexico, with 592 occurrences, making it the 1,973th most popular name in the country.

In Panama, the name Ariadne is found among 1 in every 1451 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Ariadne Popularity by Country

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Mexico#1,9731 : 1,522
Brazil#2,5111 : 2,697
United States of America#9,2611 : 8,005
Panama#1,2771 : 1,451
Peru#5,8721 : 11,785
Bolivia#2,8511 : 4,279
Spain#7,4511 : 9,957
Colombia#17,4841 : 28,036
Netherlands#8,9451 : 10,254
United Kingdom#13,0001 : 15,663
Greece#2,2691 : 2,951
Italy#28,1451 : 43,797
Chile#11,9771 : 24,752

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Ariadne popularity in U.S.


This chart displays the ranking of the name Ariadne from 1980 to 2023, based on the most recent data from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

Famous People with Name Ariadne

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  • Ariadne of Phrygia is a Martire.
  • Ariadne von Schirach is a Writer from Germany.

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