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Adrian Name Meaning and Origin

Adrian Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Dark, wealthy, sea

Name Origin


Adrian is a Latin name meaning 'dark' or 'wealthy'. It is also associated with the sea. The name has a strong and powerful connotation, often symbolizing depth and mystery. Adrian has been used for centuries and has a timeless quality to it.

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Adrian Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Adrian is easy to pronounce with a smooth flow of syllables and a pleasant sound.

Name Melody Rating:

The name Adrian has a good rhythm with emphasis on the first syllable, making it memorable and melodic.

Famous People Named Adrian

Find celebrities with this name and see how they shine in their respective fields.

● Adrian Grenier

Adrian Grenier is an American actor known for his role as Vincent Chase on the TV series 'Entourage'. He has also appeared in movies such as 'The Devil Wears Prada' and 'Entourage' film adaptation.

● Adrian Peterson

Adrian Peterson is a professional American football player who has played for teams like the Minnesota Vikings, New Orleans Saints, and Washington Football Team. He is known for his powerful running style and numerous accolades.

● Adrian Brody

Adrian Brody is an American actor who won an Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in 'The Pianist'. He has appeared in a variety of films showcasing his versatility and talent.

Adrian Name Popularity Insights

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The data is sourced from the Social Security Administration. Since the agency has only released data up to 2022, the rankings for 2023 and 2024 are based on estimates from platform data. We will update the final results once the official data is released.

Potential Negative Connotations of Adrian

The name Adrian does not typically evoke negative characters or cultural symbols. It is a strong and classic name that is widely accepted and admired. However, as with any name, individual perceptions may vary.

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