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Aubrey Meaning


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 meaning "power".

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.

Aubrey Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 36 in baby name popularity for girls with 5,190 occurrences. It ranked 1,197 in baby name popularity for boys with 156 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 31 in baby name popularity for girls with 5,911 occurrences. It ranked 1,300 in baby name popularity for boys with 139 occurrences.

Want to see how Aubrey sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Aubrey Name Popularity Page.

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.

Famous Aubreys

  • Aubrey 'Dit' Clapper ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Aubrey Dollar ~ Actress
  • Aubrey Mallalieu ~ Actor
  • Aubrey Morris ~ Actor
  • Aubrey Woods ~ Actor

Aubrey Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Aubrey.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Aubrey Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Aubrey in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Aubrey.

Just for fun, see the name Aubrey 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 Aubrey in Nautical Flags page.