Vivienne is a name with French origins. The meaning of the name Vivienne is alive. The most common variation of Vivienne is Vivian but other common spellings are Vivianne and Vivien. Nicknames include Vi, Vivi, Yenny, and Viv.
The popularity of the name Vivienne has increased with the naming of Vivienne Jolie-Pitt by celebrities Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt. Other famous Viviennes include fashion designer Vivienne Westwood and actresses Vivienne Segal and Vivienne Trumpy.
There are a few fictional Viviennes, including Vivienne from the Dragon Age: Inquisition video game. Tennyson’s Lady of the Lake was named Vivien. Vivien Harmon is a character on American Horror Story.
People who like the name Vivienne like names of French origin with British variations.