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Vivian

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By Sophie Williams Content Writer
Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 25 Views | 🔊 16 Pronunciations
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Gender: Female

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Gracious, Alive

Pronunciation: VIH-vee-uhn, /ˈvɪviən/, V IH V IY AH N

Popularity Rank: #1,109

On this page:

  • 1. Vivian Meaning
  • 2. Vivian Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Vivian
  • 4. Vivian Translations in other languages
  • 5. Vivian Name Popularity
  • 6. Vivian popularity in U.S.
  • 7. Famous People with Name Vivian
  • 8. Latest News about Vivian
  • 9. Nicknames for Vivian
  • 10. Names similar to Vivian

Vivian Meaning

The name Vivian is derived from the Latin word 'vivus' which means alive or lively. It was also the name of a legendary Welsh princess. Vivian has been popular in English-speaking countries for both boys and girls.

Vivian also means "Gracious, Alive, Alive or lively".

Vivian is commonly found in Nigeria, United States of America, Malaysia, and 89 more countries.

Vivian Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: VIH-vee-uhn

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /ˈvɪviən/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: V IH V IY AH N

V: Pronounce as in "van" (V AE N)

IH: Pronounce as in "sit" (S IH T)

V: Pronounce as in "van" (V AE N)

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

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

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

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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Vivian Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Vivian is recorded 58,833 times globally, ranking it as the 1,109th most common name worldwide.

Vivian is most prevalent in Nigeria, with 9,629 occurrences, making it the 96th most popular name in the country.

In Ghana, the name Vivian is found among 1 in every 112 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Vivian Popularity by Country

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CountryRankFrequency
Nigeria#961 : 120
United States of America#5931 : 191
Malaysia#2281 : 467
Hong Kong#1101 : 134
South Africa#8011 : 873
Colombia#7921 : 484
Brazil#6021 : 428
Ghana#911 : 112
Singapore#2161 : 358
Canada#3911 : 243
Netherlands#6461 : 275
Italy#1,6101 : 874
Egypt#2,6151 : 1,784
China#451 : 123
Chile#7161 : 585
United Kingdom#1,1471 : 545
Bolivia#4911 : 365
Mexico#1,4921 : 1,010
Peru#1,0651 : 1,091
Germany#8811 : 447
Taiwan#221 : 277
France#2,3221 : 1,829
Guatemala#3991 : 338
Costa Rica#4411 : 243
Saudi Arabia#5,1411 : 5,541
Spain#1,8101 : 1,291
Panama#5051 : 488
Cameroon#6951 : 1,068
Philippines#3321 : 658
Kuwait#1,1241 : 1,723
United Arab Emirates#2,3131 : 2,979
Macao#1141 : 335
Israel#2,2901 : 1,241
Uruguay#7551 : 509
Belgium#1,8701 : 1,382
Ireland#8971 : 543
Palestine#2,9231 : 2,088
Syrian Arab Republic#4,0251 : 3,457
Oman#3,5441 : 4,299
Argentina#1,2761 : 1,449
Denmark#5171 : 590
Norway#4871 : 565
Greece#5791 : 658
Qatar#2,4241 : 3,681
Switzerland#1,5891 : 1,455
Puerto Rico#1791 : 232
Lebanon#1,8311 : 1,843
Finland#1,0821 : 1,165
Jamaica#6081 : 935
Iraq#12,6411 : 15,191
Portugal#1,4621 : 1,934
Sweden#1,2661 : 1,218
Namibia#7031 : 1,791
Bahrain#2,2301 : 3,861
Mauritius#1,3901 : 1,889
Japan#1,0311 : 1,598
Austria#1,8441 : 1,935
Sudan#11,9281 : 24,887
Turkey#12,1831 : 19,745
Jordan#4,4851 : 6,152
Brunei Darussalam#4391 : 1,762
Libya#7,0091 : 13,699
Botswana#7381 : 1,974
India#14,5871 : 30,132
Morocco#24,3831 : 42,120

List of countries the name Vivian is rarely found

  • Russia:20 occurrences
  • Algeria:19 occurrences
  • Ecuador:19 occurrences
  • Albania: 18 occurrences
  • Angola:18 occurrences
  • Croatia: 14 occurrences
  • Bulgaria: 13 occurrences
  • Cyprus: 12 occurrences
  • Estonia:12 occurrences
  • Malta:12 occurrences
  • Czechia: 10 occurrences
  • Luxembourg:10 occurrences
  • Tunisia:9 occurrences
  • Indonesia: 8 occurrences
  • Iran: 7 occurrences
  • Bangladesh: 6 occurrences
  • Hungary: 6 occurrences
  • Poland: 5 occurrences
  • Honduras:4 occurrences
  • Yemen:3 occurrences
  • Korea: 2 occurrences
  • Azerbaijan:1 occurrences
  • Fiji:1 occurrences
  • Kazakhstan:1 occurrences
  • Moldova: 1 occurrences
  • Maldives: 1 occurrences
  • Slovenia: 1 occurrences

Vivian popularity in U.S.

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

Famous People with Name Vivian

📰 Latest News about Vivian

Stay updated with the most recent news about Vivian. Read on to catch up with Vivian's latest headlines

Last Updated: June 23, 2024 02:50 AM (GMT + 5.30)

  • Vivian Mitchum Morris - Index-Journal
    Source: Index-Journal | Published on: June 22, 2024
  • Vivian Ghareeb Doummar - The Virginian-Pilot
    Source: The Virginian-Pilot | Published on: June 22, 2024
  • Vivian: I got trolled for taking a selfie with Steve Harvey - Nation
    Source: Nation | Published on: June 22, 2024
  • Why Vivian Maier’s Street Photography Was So Important - Artsy
    Source: Artsy | Published on: June 21, 2024
  • "He reminds me of Vivian Richards": Navjot Singh Sidhu hails India batter - Crictoday
    Source: Crictoday | Published on: June 20, 2024
  • A Private Study of Vivian Maier - The Phoblographer
    Source: The Phoblographer | Published on: June 20, 2024
  • Tom Brady's Kids Jack, Benjamin and Vivian Look All Grown Up in Family Photos - E! Online - E! NEWS
    Source: E! NEWS | Published on: June 14, 2024
  • How Groundbreaking Is Vivian Maier’s Photography? - The New York Times
    Source: The New York Times | Published on: June 13, 2024
  • In 'Unseen Work,' Vivian Maier's Incredible Photographs Go On Display for Her First U.S. Retrospective — Colossal - Colossal
    Source: Colossal | Published on: June 06, 2024
  • Vivian Gardner Jones Obituary 2024 - Russon Mortuary & Crematory - Obituaries Utah | Russon Mortuary and Crematory
    Source: Obituaries Utah | Russon Mortuary and Crematory | Published on: June 02, 2024

Nicknames for Vivian

ViVi, Vivi-Bear, Vivi-licious, Vivi-licious, Vivi-licious, Vivi-licious, Vivi-licious, Vivi-licious, Vivi-licious, Vivi-licious

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