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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

Saint Solange, 9th century Frankish shepherdess and martyr
Solange Piaget Knowles, American singer; sister of Beyonce
Solange Sand, daughter of French novelist and feminist George Sand
Solange Azagury-Partridge, British jewelry designer
Solange Pauline Eugénie d'Herbez de la Tour, French architect
Solange Louise Troisier, French physician and politician

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
Solange Dimitrios, Bond girl from Casino Royale
Solange Sourzac, character in Jenny Nimmo's "The Children of the Red King" series
Solange, real name of The Snow Queen villainess in Shelby Bach's Ever Afters series

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