Vivienne

Derived from the Latin Vivianus, this name’s root—vivus — means “alive,” which is obviously a good thing. It’s also the name of the Lady of the Lake in an old Arthurian legend, so your Vivienne may be drawn to the water. Get those swim goggles ready!

Nicknames:

Vivie, Vivi, Vie, Evie, Ivy.

Famous people named Vivienne:

British travel writer and adventurer Vivienne de Watteville; actress Vivienne Segal; British fashion designer Vivienne Westwood; Vivienne Goonewardena, Sri Lankan pioneer socialist and feminist; daughter of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie.

Fun fact:

Vivienne jumped onto the scene way back in 1911 at #668.

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