What secrets hide behind “Florence” that makes it rock? Your first name is more than just a name!
The name “Florence” is of Latin origin. It’s a name commonly given to both boys and girls.
Your name in reverse order is “Ecnerolf.” A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give ‘Rcoenfle.’ How do you pronounce that?
The true meaning of ‘Florence’ cannot be described with just a few words. Your name is your destiny, heart’s desire, and personality. Florence is a name that suggests you give up what you want so other people can have what they need. Like a six-sided cube, your personality is steady and balanced. You are very creative and artistically oriented but also willing to take action to accomplish your goals. Often you volunteer to work on civic projects and make your fair share of responsibility. Others seek your advice because you carefully listen to their problems.
Your heart’s desire is knowledge! You are an idealistic analyzer and study things in-depth. Solving mental or physical puzzles are natural to you. You indulge in research and prefer scientific facts. There is a strong possibility that you are quiet, shy, and reserved. You may find it difficult to talk to or trust other people. Use your gift of intuition well.
When people hear the name Florence, they perceive you as someone who is strong and powerful. The raw power you radiate to others makes you look confident and intimidating at the same time. It requires some convincing before you join a worthy cause. You tend to be egocentric. Sometimes people think you are wealthy, even if you’re not.
You are a nurturing person – a good host, responsible, generous, and very easy to get along with others. You thrive at helping and taking other people’s pain. Try not to meddle with the affairs of others especially if you’re not welcome. Don’t let the problems of other people drag you down.
Your most likely vocation: teacher, philosopher, educator, religious zealot, scientist, minister, instructor, writer, producer of luxury and beauty goods, manager of restaurant, irrigationist, horticulturist, zoologist, shipping magnate.
Lucky colors: All varieties of blue except the very bright blues
Lucky gem(s): Emerald, turquoise
Lucky day(s): Sunday, Monday, and Friday
Lucky botanicals: Verbena, dog rose, violets, walnuts, all types of beans, apricot, almonds
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Hey Florence! Did you know that coffee and word games are an excellent combination to sharpen your vocabulary? Let’s give it a quick spin. Within 30 seconds, how many words can you think of from the letters in your first name? Check your answers here: Make words with these letters FLORENCE. (Sponsored by WordFinder.Cafe)
“Florence” is not a popular baby girl’s name in Texas as reported in the 1975 U.S. Social Security Administration data (ssa.gov). Imagine that, only 11 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1975. A total of only 203 babies also bear the same first name during that year in the U.S. From 1880 to 2018, the highest recorded use of this name was in 1918 with a total of 11,316 babies. That’s a lot of baby Florences.
Since 1880 up to 2018, the name “Florence” was recorded 336,903 times in the SSA public database. Using the UN World Population Prospects for 2019, that’s more than enough Florences to occupy the country of French Guiana with an estimated population of 296,847.
The name first appeared in the year 1880 and given to 1,071 newborn babies. (See FAQ) It became a popular name in the year 1880 with a rank of #14 nationwide and was registered 1,063 times as a baby girl’s name. Florence became a popular girl’s name in the state of Nevada in the year 1913. It ranked #4 with 9 babies. The all-time high record for this name was in 1918 in the state of New York with 1,893 baby girls.
This name is a consistent top ranking girl’s name in the state of Delaware for 39 years from 1910 to 1952 (may not be consecutive). It’s also popular in the state of Hawaii for 39 years (may not be consecutive).
For the past eight decades (1939 to 2018), the name “Florence” was recorded 45,288 times in the SSA database.
Now you know why your first name rocks. Time to show your creativity! Try exploring the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers, or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV, or movie characters. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
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