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Gender: F Meaning of Vivien: "life" Origin of Vivien: Latin

Vivien (Scarlett O'Hara) Leigh was born Vivian. Some sources give Vivien as a relative of the Irish goddess name Bebinn and a literary name invented by Tennyson. Others say it's related to the Latin-based Viviana, meaning life. This spelling of the name is as legitimate as many others.

Famous People Named Vivien

Vivien Elisabeth Cardone, American actress
Vivien Leigh (born Vivian Mary Hartley), English actress
Vivien Merchant (born Ada Brand Thomson), British actress
(Anna) Vivien Kellems, American industrialist and activist
Vivien Louise Duffield, English philanthropist
Deborah Vivien Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire, English author and socialite; youngest of the six Mitford sisters

Pop Culture References for the name Vivien

Vivien, the Lady of the Lake
Vivien Harmon, character on TV's "American Horror Story"