Name: Monique

Origin and Meaning of the Name Monique

  • Meaning:
    Uncertain, perhaps counsellor
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Uncertain, perhaps counsellor
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  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (mo NEEK)
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Miscellaneous Info for Monique

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  • Used in:
    French speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    French cognate of Monica.

    Of uncertain origin.

    From the Latin monere (to advise) or perhaps the Greek monos (alone, solitary).

    It may also be a name of Phoenician origin.

    Monique was particularly popular in France in the late 1930s and early 1940s. Although it was only the 655th most popular name in the United States in 2006, it was #98 in New Mexico.

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