What does Vivian mean?
The name Vivian is of Latin and English origin.
The meaning of Vivian is "alive, animated, lively".
Vivian is generally used as a girl's name.
It consists of 6 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Vi-vi-an.
The Given Name Vivian
Vivian is quite a mesmerizing name and a welcome find.
Elegant yet fearless, the name is a great blend of character and flair.
Alternate names include Vivianne, Vivyan.
Vivian falls into the easy nickname name category.
In the U.S. in 2015, it ranked 95
in baby name popularity for girls with 3,183 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 97 in baby name popularity for girls with 3,058 occurrences. It ranked 13,905 in baby name popularity for boys with 5 occurrences.
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Vivian Related Names
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It may give you some insight about your new baby.
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Vivian Name Fun
Be creative with the name Vivian.
Just for fun, see the name Vivian in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.
Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Vivian in Nautical Flags page.