Florence: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Florence

Derived from the Latin “florens” meaning “flourishing” or “blooming.” Your little Florence will no doubt be the prettiest flower you’ve ever seen – and also the hardiest. No delicate blossoms over here.

Nicknames:

Flo, Florie.

Famous people named Florence:

Nurse Florence Nightingale; actresses Florence Henderson, Florence Reed, and Florence Faivre; singers Florence Ballard and Florence Welch; Olympic sprinter Florence Griffith-Joyner; celebrity chef Florence Knight.

Fun facts:

Hurricane Florence hit hard in 2018, and your little Florence's resemblance to this chaotic storm will be uncanny once in a while.

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