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Vincent name meaning

First Name
346k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
53k
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Vincent mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

 
Origin and Meaning of Vincent

User Submitted Origins

Latin
31%
English
31%
Italian
26%
French
4%
Spanish
4%
Hebrew
4%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. Vincent signifies "Conqueror, or to conquer," according to a submission from Georgia, United States.
  2. According to a proposal from Virginia, the name Vincent signifies "You are a conqueror. 'To conquer' comes from the Latin vincere "and has a Latin origin.
  3. According to a user from Georgia, the name Vincent is Latin in origin and means "victory or conquer."
  4. According to two entries from California, the name Vincent means "to conquer."
  5. Vincent is a Latin name that meaning "conquering," according to two entries from Indiana, United States.
  6. According to a submission from Washington, D.C., the name Vincent is of Latin origin and means "to conquer & lead/rule over Man."
  7. According to a submission from Virginia, the name Vincent is of Latin origin and means "to be a conqueror or winner."
  8. Vincent is of Hebrew origin, according to a Pakistani user, and means "Victor or Conqueror."
  9. The name Vincent, according to a Nigerian user, means "Victor/winner."
  10. Vincent is of Igbo origin and means "Winner," according to two persons from the United States and South Africa.
  11. Vincent is a French name that meaning "victory," according to two persons from the United States and Canada.
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Wiktionary
From French, from Latin Vincentius, from vincēns (“conquering”), from the verb vincō.
  1. A male given name from Latin.
  2. A patronymic surname​.
Vincent was also found in the following language(s): Cebuano, French, German, Slovak, and Swedish

Notable Persons Named Vincent

Notable Persons Named Vincent

Vincent van Gogh

Vincent van Gogh was an artist in the fields of painting and drawing. Vincent was born on March 30th, 1853 in Zundert, Netherlands. He passed away on July 29th, 1890.

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Alice Cooper

Alice Cooper is a hard rock, heavy metal music, shock rock, and glam rock musician. He plays Vocals. He was most active from 1963 to present. Alice was given the name Vincent Damon Furnier on February 4th, 1948 in Detroit, Michigan, US.

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Vince McMahon

Vince McMahon is a majority owner, chairman, and ceo of wwe, promoter, announcer, commentator, film producer, actor, professional wrestler, wwe, sports commentator, and and ceo ofwwe. He holds the title Chairman, President, CEO, Chairman (1980–present), President (1980–1993), and CEO (1980–1993; 2009–present). His most notable accomplishments were from 1969 to present. Vince was given the name Vincent Kennedy McMahon by his parents Vince McMahon and Sr. on August 24th, 1945 in Pinehurst, North Carolina. Vince is also known as Mr. McMahon and Vincent K. McMahon.

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Vincent D’Onofrio

Vincent D’Onofrio is an actor, producer, and singer. His ongoing career started in 1983. Vincent was given the name Vincent Philip D'Onofrio on June 30th, 1959 in Brooklyn, New York, U.S.

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Vincent Cassel

Vincent Cassel is an actor and director. His ongoing career started in 1987. Vincent was given the name Vincent Crochon by his parent Jean-Pierre Cassel on November 23rd, 1966 in Paris.

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Vince Vaughn

Vince Vaughn is an actor, producer, screenwriter, comedian, activist, film producer, and activism. His ongoing career started in 1988. Vince was given the name Vincent Anthony Vaughn on March 28th, 1970 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States.

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  • Vincent Kartheiser
    Actor
  • Vincent Price
    Actor
  • Vince Foster
    Attorney
  • Vincent Kompany
    Soccer Player
  • Vince Gill
    Musician
  • Vince Neil
    Musician
  • Vincent Gallo
    Actor
  • Vince Clarke
    Musician
  • Kavinsky
    Musician
  • Vinnie Paul
    Musician
  • Vincent Aboubakar
    Soccer Player
  • Vince Flynn
    Writer
  • Vincent Schiavelli
    Actor
  • Vinny Guadagnino
    Television Personality

Notable Persons With the Last Name Vincent

Notable Persons With the Last Name Vincent

St. Vincent

St. Vincent is an art rock, baroque pop, indie rock, and indie pop musician. She was most active from 2003 to present. St. was given the name Anne Erin Clark on September 28th, 1982 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S.

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Joyce Carol Vincent

Joyce was born Joyce Carol Vincent on October 19th, 1965 in Hammersmith. She breathed her last breath in 2003.

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Jan-Michael Vincent

Jan-Michael Vincent is a film and television actor. He was most active from 1967 to 2002. Jan-Michael was born on July 15th, 1944 in Denver. Jan-Michael is also known as Jan Michael Vincent, Michael Vincent, and Mike Vincent.

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Frank Vincent

Frank Vincent is an actor, musician, author, and entrepreneur. He has been prominent since 1976. Frank was given the name Frank Vincent Gattuso on August 4th, 1939 in North Adams, Massachusetts.

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Vinnie Vincent

Vinnie Vincent is a glam metal, heavy metal music, and hard rock musician and songwriter. He was most active from 1970 to 1997. Vinnie was given the name Vincent John Cusano on August 6th, 1952 in Bridgeport, Connecticut. Vinnie is also known as The Ankh Warrior".

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Gene Vincent

Gene Vincent was a rockabilly, rock, roll, blues, and country music musician. His most notable accomplishments were from 1955 to 1971. Gene was given the name Vincent Eugene Craddock on February 11th, 1935 in Norfolk, Virginia, United States. He breathed his last breath on October 12th, 1971.

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Vincent U.S.
  White 78.93% 64.26%
  African American 13.95% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.40% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.63% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.97% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.12% 16.26%

Of Last Name Vincent

People with the last name Vincent are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Vincent

  • What name lists does Vincent rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Vincent? Vincent is the 206th most popular name of all time. As a last name Vincent was the 641st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Vincent have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 345,971 babies born with the first name Vincent in the United States. That's more than enough people named Vincent to occupy the country of Iceland with an estimated population of 320,060 (as of April 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Vincent? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 41 new born babies.
  • When was Vincent first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Vincent is Tuesday, April 3rd, 1866.
  • What year had the most people named Vincent born? The highest recorded use of the first name Vincent was in 1962 with a total of 6,161 babies. That's a lot of babies named Vincent!
  • Random Vincent Factoid: According to the 1916 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Vincent ranks 94th in popularity as a baby boy's name in North Dakota. Imagine that, 19 babies in North Dakota have the same name in 1916.
  • Weird things about the name Vincent: The name spelled backwards is Tnecniv. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Eitnnvc. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Vincent? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 53,095 people with the last name Vincent.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Vincent? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 18 of them will have Vincent as their last name.
  • Vincent name meaning

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