French Names from 1920-30


paris 1920sHere are names that appear in the Top 1000 Most Popular Names in France between 1920-1930. This is not an exhaustive list or even popular names used during the time. I handpicked names that personally jumped out at me. During this time, France experienced a lot of immigration of Spain, Italy and Poland, that is why you will see odd spellings of various Italian, Spanish and Polish names. Wdyt?

Male

  • Albéric
  • Aymard
  • Boleslas
  • Boniface
  • Bronislas
  • Cataldo
  • Ceslaw/Czeslas
  • Conrad
  • Delphin
  • Dieudonné
  • Enzo
  • Floréal
  • Fridolin
  • Fulbert
  • Géraud
  • Gines
  • Guénolé
  • Italo
  • Jackie/Jacquy
  • Jérémie
  • Jim
  • Jocelyn
  • Ladislas
  • Léonide
  • Leonus
  • Lucay
  • Manoel
  • Marjan
  • Maryjan
  • Maxence
  • Max
  • Médard
  • Miecislaw
  • Nello
  • Odet
  • Onésime
  • Pierrot
  • Philémon
  • Prudent
  • Quirin
  • Raoult
  • Romano
  • Ronan
  • Rudolphe
  • Saint-Jean
  • Sigismond
  • Socrate
  • Spartaco
  • Tadeus
  • Thadée
  • Théodule
  • Théresien
  • Vaclav
  • Valter
  • Vladimir
  • Wladislas/Vladislas/Wladyslas
  • Yannick
  • Yvon
  • Zacharie
  • Zygmont/Zygmund

Female

  • Alexia
  • Alexine
  • Alfredine
  • Anicette
  • Barbara
  • Bénédicte
  • Bleuette
  • Bruna
  • Carmen
  • Casimira
  • Diane
  • Donatienne
  • Emilienne
  • Fortunée
  • Godeleine
  • Helyette
  • Herminie
  • Hyacinthe
  • Huguette
  • Iris
  • Jéromine
  • Jocelyne
  • Josseline
  • Josée
  • Joseline
  • Josette
  • Juliane
  • Julienne
  • Dominique
  • Laurentine
  • Linette
  • Marlise
  • Marie-Paule
  • Maryse/Marise
  • Monette
  • Nancy
  • Norma
  • Olivette
  • Olga
  • Paule
  • Perrine
  • Philippine
  • Prudence
  • Reine
  • Renelde
  • Rosita
  • Sergine
  • Suzel
  • Sylvette
  • Tatiana
  • Tosca
  • Vanda
  • Vivianne
  • Yolande
  • Zulma

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