Delphine - Meaning of Delphine

What does Delphine mean?

[ 2 syll. del-(p)hi-ne, de-lph-ine ] The baby girl name Delphine is also used as a boy name, though it is far more popular for girls. It is pronounced DehLFIY-N †. Delphine is of Old Greek origin. It is used mainly in English and French. Delphine is a form of the English and German Delphina.

Forms of the name include the contracted form Del and the English and French spelling variant Delfine.

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Delphine is uncommon as a baby girl name. At the height of its usage in 1930, 0.021% of baby girls were named Delphine. It had a ranking of #426 then. The baby name has markedly slipped in popularity since then, and is used only on a very modest scale today. Within all girl names in its family, Delphine was nevertheless the most popular in 2018. Delphine has in the last century been mainly given to baby girls.

Baby names that sound like Delphine include Delphene, Delbeane, Delbeene, Delbeine, Delbin, Delbine, Delbyn, Delbyne, Delfin, Delfyne, Delphyne, Delvene, Delfina, Delfine, Delphina, Delphinia, and Delbiene.

† Pronunciation for Delphine: D as in "day (D.EY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; F as in "fee (F.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"

A famous person named Delphine is Actress Delphine Seyrig, born Delphine Claire Beltiane Seyrig April 10, 1932 - October 15, 1990, Beirut, Lebanon.

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