BEAU
GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: BO   [key]
Meaning & History
Means "beautiful" in French. It has been occasionally used as an American given name since the late 19th century. It appears in Margaret Mitchell's novel 'Gone with the Wind' (1936) as the name of Ashley and Melanie's son.
Popularity
United States  ranked #270 for boys 
England/Wales  ranked #172 for boys
 ranked #169 for girls
 
Australia (NSW)  ranked #40 for boys 
Netherlands  ranked #185 for boys
 ranked #391 for girls
 
New Zealand  ranked #80 for boys 
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