French variation of Vivian

Vivienne Origin and Meaning

The name Vivienne is a girl's name of French origin meaning "life".

Vivienne is an elaborated Gallic version of the name Vivian, chosen first by Rosie O'Donnell for her daughter and then catapulted to superstardom when Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie used it for their twin daughter. An adult namesake is the British designer Vivienne Westwood. Rosie O'Donnell also has a daughter named Vivienne, known as Vivi.

The actress who played Scarlett O'Hara spelled her name Vivien (Leigh), but was born Vivian.

# 235 in the US

Vivienne Rank in US Top 1000

# 203 on Nameberry

Vivienne Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Vivienne Popularity

Famous People Named Vivienne

  • Vivienne Sonia SegalAmerican actress
  • Vivienne Isabel WestwoodEnglish fashion designer
  • Vivienne HaighWood Eliot, English governess, writer and wife of poet T. S. Eliot
  • Vivienne Florence Beatrice de WattevilleEnglish author and adventurer
  • Vivienne RaeEllis, Australian novelist
  • Vivienne ChandlerFrench actress and photographer
  • Vivienne SpenceGardner, Jamaican sprinter
  • Vivienne Patricia "Patti" ScialfaAmerican musician with the E Street Band, wife of Bruce Springsteen
  • Vivienne Mary Hunt ParryEnglish journalist and TV presenter
  • Vivienne Rose O'Donnell (b. 2002)daughter of Rosie O'Donnell
  • Vivienne Marcheline JoliePitt (2008), daughter of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt
  • Vivienne Vienna Wiśniewski (b. 2008)daughter of singers Michał and Ania Wiśniewski
  • Vivienne Madison Pope (b. 2012)daughter of actress Rosie Pope
  • Vivienne Lee Judd (b. 2013)daughter of actor Cris Judd
  • Vivienne Margaret MacArthur (b. 2015)daughter of actress Ali Larter and Hayes MacArthur
  • Vivienne Helena Arcelus (b. 2015)daughter of actors Sebastian Arcelus and Stephanie J. Block
  • Harper Vivienne Ann Lockwood (b. 2008)granddaughter of Elvis Presley and daughter of Lisa Marie Presley
  • Dylan Vivienne Clark (b. 2011)daughter of model Kristy Hinze and James Clark
  • Vivienne BinnsAustralian artist

Vivienne in Pop Culture

  • Vivienne Grahamcharacter in "Godzilla" series
  • Viviennealso known as 'Madame de Fer', is an optional companion in the video game 'Dragon Age: Inquisition.'
  • Viviennesong by English indie rock band Sundara Karma.
  • Vivienne Kensingtoncharacter in Legally Blonde (musical)