What does Aubrey mean?
The name Aubrey is of French and German origin.
The meaning of Aubrey is "elf power".
Aubrey is used as both a boys and girls name.
It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Au-brey.
The Given Name Aubrey
Aubrey is derived from Norman French form of the Germanic name Alberic
. It is composed of the elements alb
meaning "elf or supernatural being" and ric
According to Germanic mythology, this was the name of the King of the elves.
Modern use of the name may stem from a revival of the Norman given name or from a transferred use of the surname that derived from the Norman given name.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Aubrey 'Dit' Clapper, Aubrey Dollar, and Aubrey Mallalieu.
In the U.S. in 2017, it ranked 31
in baby name popularity for girls with 5,891 occurrences. It ranked 1,302
in baby name popularity for boys with 138 occurrences.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 25 in baby name popularity for girls with 6,527 occurrences. It ranked 1,349 in baby name popularity for boys with 131 occurrences.
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Aubrey Related Names
Aubrey is a variant of N
Variants of the name Aubrey include Aubbrey, Aubery, Aubra, Aubree, Aubrew, Aubri, Aubriana, Aubrianna, Aubrianne, Aubrie, Aubriella, Aubrielle, Aubry, Auburey, Aubury.
The name Albreda is a form of Aubrey.
- Aubrey 'Dit' Clapper ~ Ice Hockey Player
- Aubrey Dollar ~ Actress
- Aubrey Mallalieu ~ Actor
- Aubrey Morris ~ Actor
- Aubrey Woods ~ Actor
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Aubrey Name Fun
Be creative with the name Aubrey.
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