Name: Penelope

Considering Penelope as a baby name?

Below you find information gathered from our name survey where we asked people named Penelope if they like their name. Parents can use this feedback when considering Penelope as a baby name.

In total 343 people used the name survey for Penelope.

Would you advise parents to name their baby Penelope?

343 Responses

Do people often mispronounce the name Penelope?

311 Responses

Tip: It can be irritating and stressful if people have difficulty reading your name. Therefore, try to choose a name that is easy to pronounce. Read more »

Do people often misspell the name Penelope?

312 Responses

Tip: Names that are difficult to spell can be a stumbling block for a child when they have to explain it's spelling repeatedly. A name with an apparent spelling is better. Read more »

Is Penelope easily pronounced in other languages?

313 Responses

In our rapidly globalizing world, children will come in contact with friends, co-workers or family from other countries. Thus, it is advisable to choose names that are easy to pronounce in other major languages as well as your own. Read more »

Were you bullied a lot because of your name?

316 Responses

Tip: Be aware of name bullying when selecting baby names. Consider if the name could be used by bullies at school. Teasing can come with any name, but try not to choose something that is "asking" for abuse. Read more »

Descriptions on how Penelope can be used for name bullying

178 Responses

The meaning of the name Penelope and the origin of the name Penelope have been reviewed by our name experts.