|Pronunciation||📣 \a-deli-ne, ad(e)-line\|
|Number in U.S||👶 62,000|
|Rate in 2021||244|
|Name origin||🌍 English , French|
Meaning and originality:
Adeline is the French and modified version of Adѐle which is a popular name since medieval times due to the 7th/ 8th century St. Adele. She was the daughter of the Frankish King Dagobert II who decided to become a nun after the death of the husband. She founded a convent and was praised for her holiness, prudence, and compassion. The name is Germanic in origin and comes from the word “adel” which means ‘noble’. Adeline has been used occasionally among English speakers since the 16th century. Today it has a moderate frequency in countries such as America and France.
Here are some famous people named Adeline:
Adeline Virginia Stephen (aka, Virginia Woolf, writer)
Adeline Pond Adams (writer)
Adeline, Countess of Cardigan and Lancastre (royalty)
What are your baby’s characteristics like when you name her Adeline?
As a name Adeline suggests a freedom-loving and free-spirited person. Everything about your love for change and adventure is revolutionary. You have a great talent for making the right decision in difficult times. You are very curious and try to understand the reasons behind everything. Multi-tasking comes natural to you.
Peace and harmony are your main priorities. You need friends and society. You have a gentle nature and try to avoid unnecessary confrontations. You do not like to be uncertain and uncertainty creates an inner battle for you. Sometimes, you might find it difficult to share what is in your mind. Unfortunately, you’ll give up when you face a more aggressive person. It is because you try to avoid tension. You do not like to use force.
You are loyal to your interests and ambitions. These are some of the characteristics that you possess: Independent, creative, freethinker .You also have a strong leadership potential. You like to take control of the matters. You usually like to follow your own plan. You can be impulsive at times.
How do people react to you?
People have a positive perception of you and believe that you bring life to the party by your cheerful and energetic personality. You are very attractive for others and you like this attention that you get from others. You look younger than your age and love pretty clothes. You also love jewelry. You have a good sense of humor as well.
People think it’s a classic, upper class, and formal name.
Lucky colors: Light gray, light shades of nearly any other color
Lucky day(s): Tuesday
Adeline has been on the list of the most popular names in the U.S. since the 19th century. Adeline's peak was at the early stages of the 1900. Adeline has never been able to enter the 100 top names but it has always had a high-moderate frequency in America. Adeline began its decline in 20s, 30s and 40s and finally fell from favor by the 1950s.
Nowadays, Adeline has a limited popularity, but trend seems to be upward and toward better places in the chart. This name has been present forever and its recent bloom in America is good news for people who like this beautiful name.