Solange

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Gender: F Pronunciation: so-LAHNZH Meaning of Solange: "solemn" Origin of Solange: French

This is a soft, soignée French name that has become familiar here via singer Solange Knowles, younger sister of Beyonce.

It is also the name of a martyred ninth century saint, a poor shepherdess who came to a tragic end while defending her honor. Among other things, St Solange is a patron saint of rain.

Solange would make a striking, sophisticated choice. Pronunciation: so-LAHNZH.

Famous People Named Solange

Solange Piaget Knowles, b. 1986, American singer (sister of Beyonce)
Solange Sand, 1828-99, daughter of French novelist and feminist George Sand (real name Aurore Dupin)
Solange Knopf, pagan-surrealist artist

Pop Culture References for the Name Solange

Solange Prudhomme Robillard, Scarlett O'Hara's maternal grandmother in Gone with the Wind
Solange Blanchefleur de Lux is the main character of the video game Code of Princess
Reminds me a bit of "Solangelo", a ship from Heroes of Olympus by Rick Riordan...

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