Solange Origin and Meaning

The name Solange is a girl's name of French origin meaning "solemn".

This is a soft, soignée French girls' namethat 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.

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Famous People Named Solange

  • Saint Solange9th century Frankish shepherdess and martyr
  • Solange Piaget KnowlesAmerican singer; sister of Beyonce
  • Solange Sanddaughter of French novelist and feminist George Sand
  • Solange AzaguryPartridge, British jewelry designer
  • Solange Pauline Eugénie d'Herbez de la TourFrench architect
  • Solange Louise TroisierFrench physician and politician
  • Solange SinclairMiss Jamaica 2017

Solange in Pop Culture

  • Solange Prudhomme RobillardScarlett 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
  • Solange DimitriosBond girl from Casino Royale
  • Solange Sourzaccharacter in Jenny Nimmo's "The Children of the Red King" series
  • Solangereal name of The Snow Queen villainess in Shelby Bach's Ever Afters series