Meaning: To conquer
Alternate spellings: Vincente, Vince, Vinnie
Vincent is the French form of the Latin name Vincens, meaning “to conquer.” Vincent van Gogh conquered the art world, Vinny Testaverde tackled the gridiron. What will your little Vincent master?
Vincent has been a steady choice for U.S. parents since the 1880s, even spending a number of years in the top 100. Vincent peaked in 1966 at #58, and has been headed down the charts since the 1990s. Vincent is one of those names that’s never been too popular or too unpopular, making it a very fine pick if you like that middle ground.
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U.S. Rank by Year
Rank of Similar Names in 2008