[ 3 syll. a-drien, ad-ri-en ] The baby boy name Adrien is also used as a girl name, but it is much more common for boys. It is pronounced as aa-DRiy-YEHN, ey-DRiy-YEHN or EY-DRiy-ahN †. Adrien is largely used in the Hungarian and French languages, and its origin is Hebrew and Latin.
Adrien is a Hungarian variant of Adam.
Adrien is also a French variant of the name Adrian (English, German, Polish, Romanian, and Russian).
See also the related form, Jadrien (English).
Adrien is somewhat popular as a baby name for boys. The name's popularity has been growing since the 1990s; before that, it was of irregular use only. Its usage peaked modestly in 2012 with 0.017% of baby boys being given the name Adrien. Its ranking then was #700. In 2018, its usage was 0.013% and its ranking #863. Among the group of boy names directly linked to Adrien, Adrian was the most frequently used. In 2018, its use outnumbered Adrien's by 23 times. Adrien has in the past century been predominantly given to baby boys.
† English pronunciation for Adrien: AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"
A famous person named Adrien is Actor, Adrien Brody, born 14 April 1973, New York, New York.