*These are based on popularity during the time period they were taken from.

“Grandma” Names

FRANCE–USA

Madeleine–Florence

Berthe–Bessie

Louise—Ruth

Henriette—Grace

Augustine–Dorothy

Blanche—Myrtle

Juliette—Gertrude

Antoinette–Louise

Léontine–Nellie

Cecile–Esther

Eva–Betty

Marie—Mary

“The Middle Aged Woman” Names

Sylvie–Susan

Christine–Karen

Brigitte–Donna

Martine–Lisa

Veronique–Cynthia

Isabelle–Deborah

Annie–Sharon

Claudine–Carol

Annik–Tammy

Bernadette–Margaret

Josiane–Catherine

Maryline–Diana

Sabine–Shirley

Lydie–Vicki

Ghislaine–Carolyn

“’80s Names”

Emilie–Amanda

Céline–Jennifer

Virginie–Melissa

Laetitia–Heather

Sandrine–Michelle

Delphine–Kimberly

Nathalie–Christina

Caroline–Stephanie

Julie–Tiffany

Anne–Jamie

Magali–Shannon

Aurore–Danielle

Florence–Kristin

Sabrina–Amy

“’90s Names”

Élodie–Jessica

Laura–Ashley (hehe, furniture brand)

Marion/Adeline–Sarah/Sara

Mélanie–Lauren

Audrey–Emily

Amandine–Amber

Morgane–Hannah

Coralie–Kelsey

Charlene–Erin

Estelle–Allison

Marina–Caitlin

Elise–Katie

Emeline–Brianna

Lucile–Lindsay

“The Next Generation” (France doesn’t give out data every year so this is iffy)

Manon–Olivia

Clara–Sophia

Jade–Mia

Lola–Addison

Lilou–Natalie

Lena–Lily

Célia–Hannah

Pauline–Hailey

Mathilde–Kaylee

Jeanne–Anna

Louise–Nevaeh

Charlotte–Gabriella

Maéva–Riley

Ilona–Savannah

Louna–Claire

Margaux–Amelia

Flavie–Jocelyn

Capucine–Molly

Enora–Isabelle

Boys’ll be next!

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