Name: Orville

Origin and Meaning of the Name Orville

  • Meaning:
    Gold town
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (OR vil)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Orville)
  • Rating:
    Low
    High

Miscellaneous Info for Orville

  • Categories:
  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    The name was coined by the 18th-century female writer Fanny Burney in her novel "Evelina".
    Also the names of a few French towns.

Similar Names to Orville for Boys & Girls

Popularity Rank of Orville (US top 1000 names since 1880)

Popularity Rank

Orville - Rankings by Year

Boy ranks Boys Both ranks Overall
(Source: U.S. SSA)
The name meaning of Orville and the name origin of Orville have been reviewed by our name experts.