Vianne Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Vivian:
Cognate of the French Vivien (alive), a male name derived from the Latin Vivianus, which has its root in vivus (alive). Although in Great Britain it is occasionally bestowed upon females, the alternate spelling Vivien is the more common female form. In Arthurian legend, Vivian was the name of the Lady of the Lake, an enchantress who was the mistress of Merlin.
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Too many times misinterpreted as Dianne, Vivian, Bonnie??? I get LeeAnn, Rayann, Rivian, Vienna???
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Variation of the name Vivian, meaning "full of life"
My mom had a friend who went into the convent & the Bishop Named her Sister Mary Vianne, hence I became Vianne Marie
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The main character, Vianne Roche, in the film Chocolat.