French (Swiss) Submitted Names

These names are a subset of French names used more often in Switzerland. See also about French Names.
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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
ADORLÉE f French (Swiss, Rare)
Presumably an elaboration of Adorée.
BARBELLE f French (Swiss, Archaic)
Diminutive of Barbe (compare also Bärbel).
BASCH m French (Swiss, Archaic)
Short form of Baschtian, an obsolete form of Bastian.
BLUETTE f French (Swiss, Rare), French (Archaic)
Derived from bluet, a variant of bleuet, "cornflower".
ETEVENARD m French (Swiss, Archaic)
Swiss-French derivative of Étienne found in the late 1600s.
EVATTE f French (Archaic), French (Swiss, Archaic)
Diminutive of Ève and Eva found in the French Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region and in the Swiss area around Montreux up until the late 1600s.
HENRION f French (Swiss, Archaic)
Local feminine form of Henri by way of combining the name with the diminutive ending -on (compare names like Marion and Alison) found in Montreux up until the early 1700s.
ISALINE f French, Walloon, French (Swiss)
Either a combination of Isa and Line or an elaboration of Isalie.
JEANTAT m French (Swiss, Archaic)
Local diminutive of Jean found in the Montreux region up until the late 1600s.
LAURIANE f French, French (Quebec), French (Swiss), Flemish (Rare), Walloon (Rare)
French form of Lauriana. A known bearer of this name is Lauriane Gilliéron (b. 1984), who was crowned Miss Switzerland in 2005.
LAURIANNE f French, French (Quebec, Rare), French (Swiss, Rare), Dutch (Rare), English (Rare), Flemish (Rare), Walloon (Rare)
French variant of Lauriane, which is one of the main French forms of Lauriana. Outside of the francophone world (such as in English-speaking countries and in the Netherlands), this given name tends to be a combination of the names Laura or Laurie with Anne.
ORY m French (Swiss, Archaic)
Of uncertain origin and meaning, although current theories include a derivation from Ulrich via the form Oulry. This name has been found in French-speaking Switzerland up until the late 1600s.
OULRY m French (Swiss, Archaic)
Gallicized form of Ulrich used in the Montreux area of Switzerland up until the late 1600s.
TOURS m French (Swiss, Archaic)
Contraction of Saint Ours recorded in French-speaking Switzerland up until the 19th century.
ULRY m French (Swiss, Archaic)
Gallicized form of Ulrich found in French-speaking Switzerland up until the 1700s.
VUILLAUME m French (Archaic), French (Swiss, Archaic)
Variant of Guillaume found up until the 1700s in French-speaking Switzerland as well as in Lorraine and the Franche-Comté regions of France.