French (Acadian) Submitted Names

These names are a subset of French names used more often in the province of New Brunswick in Canada. See also about French names.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Cléonise f French (Acadian)
Acadian variant of Cléonice.
Doralise f French (Cajun), American (South), Louisiana Creole, French (Acadian)
Variant of Doralice as well as an 18th- and 19th-century elaboration of Dora using the then-popular name suffix lise.
Emeranthe f French (Acadian)
Either a variant of Amarante or possibly of Emérance.
Emilienne f French (Acadian, Archaic)
Variant of Émilienne found in New Brunswick and Maine.
Maïus m French (Acadian, Rare, Archaic)
A rare Acadian name. Possibly derived from the Latin name for the month of May mensis Maius.
Meranthe f French (Acadian)
Truncated form of Emeranthe.
Ozille f French (Acadian)
Certainly related to Ozile and possibly to Ozella.
Rhéal m French (Quebec), French (Acadian)
Possibly a variant of Réal.
Rosamie f English (Rare), Filipino, Louisiana Creole (Rare, Archaic), French (Acadian, Rare, Archaic)
Perhaps a diminutive of Rosamund (compare Annemie, Rosemay), though it is claimed to be a combination of Rose with French amie "friend".
Zéolide f French (Acadian), Louisiana Creole
Likely an 18th and 19th-century elaboration of the (very) rare feminine name Zéolie with the then-popular feminine name suffix -ide.
Zépheline f French (Acadian)
Likely a variant of Zéphyrine.