French variation of Nadia, Russian

Nadine Origin and Meaning

The name Nadine is a girl's name of French origin meaning "hope".

Part of the vogue for French-sounding names in the 1920s and 30s, Nadine has been replaced by the Russian sound of Nadia and Natasha.

# 979 in the US

Nadine Rank in US Top 1000

# 690 on Nameberry

Nadine Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Nadine Popularity

Famous People Named Nadine

  • Nadine GordimerSouth African writer and activist
  • Nadine ConnerAmerican opera singer
  • Nadine E. VelazquezAmerican actress
  • Nadine StrossenAmerican political activist, former president of the ACLU
  • Alanis Nadine MorissetteCanadian singer,songwriter
  • Nadine ChanzGerman model/actress
  • Nadine Elizabeth Louise Coylesinger of Irish pop group Girls Aloud
  • Nadine LeopoldAustrian model
  • Nadine Marejke AngererGerman football player

Nadine in Pop Culture

  • Nadine FineFran's sister on TV's "The Nanny"
  • Nadine Crowellcharacter on American soap "General Hospital"
  • Nadine Swobodacharacter on TV's "Grace under Fire"
  • Nadine Flumberghastcharacter on TV's "Arthur"
  • Nadine Waterscharacter on TV's "Martin"
  • Nadine Lowenthalcharacter on animated series "Hey Arnold!"
  • Nadine Crosscharacter in "The Stand" by Stephen King
  • Nadine Hurleycharacter on TV's "Twin Peaks"
  • Nadine Franklinmain character of the movie "The Edge of Seventeen"
  • Nadine Rosscharacter in the Uncharted video game franchise
  • Nadine Hansondetective on TV's Jane The Virgin
  • Nadine TolliverChief of Staff to the Secretary of State on "Madam Secretary"