Penelope

Penelope is a girl name and means weaver. It is a Greek name and its pronunciation is \p(e)-nelo-pe, pen(e)-lope\. Other similar names and variants include: Pen, Penelopa, Penina, Penna, Pennelope, Penney, Pennie, Penny. Penelope is a very popular first name for women (#771 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women.
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Penelope VIP rank

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#26
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#24
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12
Actors named Penelope
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2
Directors named Penelope
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Singers named Penelope
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Writers named Penelope

Famous people named Penelope

Here’s a list of VIPs named Penelope:

Famous actors named Penelope and their movies

Penelope Ann Miller
Penelope Ann Miller

Born on January 13, 1964

  • Age: 56
  • Birth sign: Capricorn
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 17
Kindergarten Cop

Kindergarten Cop

Directed by: Ivan Reitman

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Penelope Ann Miller, Pamela Reed, Linda Hunt

Country: United States of America

Carlito's Way

Carlito's Way

Directed by: Brian De Palma

Starring: Al Pacino, Sean Penn, Penelope Ann Miller, John Leguizamo

Country: United States of America

The Freshman

The Freshman

Directed by: Andrew Bergman

Starring: Marlon Brando, Matthew Broderick, Bruno Kirby, Penelope Ann Miller

Other People's Money

Other People's Money

Directed by: Norman Jewison

Starring: Danny DeVito, Gregory Peck, Penelope Ann Miller, Piper Laurie

Penelope Wilton
Penelope Wilton

Born on June 03, 1947

  • Age: 73
  • Birth sign: Gemini
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 5

Arena

Written by:

Starring: Paul McCartney, Bob Dylan, Penelope Wilton, Harold Pinter

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Calendar Girls

Calendar Girls

Directed by: Nigel Cole

Starring: Helen Mirren, Julie Walters, Penelope Wilton, John Alderton

The BFG

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Mark Rylance, Ruby Barnhill, Penelope Wilton, Jemaine Clement

Zoo

Directed by: Colin McIvor

Starring: Toby Jones, Art Parkinson, Penelope Wilton, Ian McElhinney

Famous directors named Penelope and their movies

Penelope Spheeris
Penelope Spheeris

Born on December 02, 1945

  • Age: 74
  • Birth sign: Sagittarius
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 15
Senseless

Senseless

Directed by: Penelope Spheeris

Starring: Marlon Wayans, David Spade, Brad Dourif, Esther Scott

Wayne's World

Wayne's World

Directed by: Penelope Spheeris

Starring: Mike Myers, Dana Carvey, Rob Lowe, Tia Carrere

Country: United States of America

The Little Rascals

The Little Rascals

Directed by: Penelope Spheeris

Starring: Travis Tedford, Bug Hall, Brittany Ashton Holmes, Kevin Jamal Woods

Country: United States of America

Suburbia

Suburbia

Directed by: Penelope Spheeris

Starring: Chris Pedersen, Bill Coyne, Jennifer Clay, Timothy O'Brien

Penelope Buitenhuis
Penelope Buitenhuis
  • No. of movies: 5
Dangerous Attraction

Dangerous Attraction

Directed by: Penelope Buitenhuis

Starring: Linden Ashby, Rae Dawn Chong, Andrea Roth, Ian Tracey

Killer Bees

Killer Bees

Directed by: Penelope Buitenhuis

Hard Ride to Hell

Hard Ride to Hell

Directed by: Penelope Buitenhuis

Do You Know Me?

Do You Know Me?

Directed by: Penelope Buitenhuis

Famous writers named Penelope and their books

Penelope Ashe
Penelope Ashe
  • No. of books: 5
Naked Came The Stranger

Naked Came The Stranger

By:

A steamy, bestselling tale of Long Island lust, written as a daring literary hoax by Newsday columnist Mike McGrady and two dozen of his colleaguesFor talk show host Gillian Blake, the

Penelope Ward
Penelope Ward
  • No. of books: 4
RoomHate

RoomHate

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From New York Times Bestselling Author, Penelope Ward, comes a new standalone novel.Sharing a summer house with a hot-as-hell roommate should be a dream come true, right?Not when it's Justin...the

Rebel Heart

Rebel Heart

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Rush and Gia’s story continues in the gripping conclusion to the New York Times bestseller, Rebel Heir…How to screw up a great summer in the Hamptons:Sleep with your boss.

Just One Year

Just One Year

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Penelope a popular name?

Over the years Penelope was most popular in 2017. According to the latest US census information Penelope ranks #78th while according to famousnames.vip Penelope ranks #2nd.

How popular is the name Penelope?

According to the US census in 2018, 6480 girls were born named Penelope, making Penelope the #26th name more popular among girl names. In 2017 Penelope had the highest rank with 6658 girls born that year with this name.

How common is the name Penelope?

Penelope is #26th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Penelope more popular ?

The name Penelope was more popular in 2017 with 6658 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Penelope

The last time a baby was named Penelope was in 2018, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2018 are named Penelope?

In 2018 there were 6480 baby girls named Penelope.

Who is a famous person named Penelope?

There a several famous people named Penelope, for example actor Penelope Ann Miller, director Penelope Spheeris, actor Penelope Horner.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Penelope?

A famous actor/actress named Penelope is Penelope Ann Miller, starring in 17 movies, including Carlito's Way and The Freshman.

Who is a famous director named Penelope?

A famous director named Penelope is Penelope Spheeris, who directed 15 movies, including Little Rascals and The Decline Of Western Civilization.

How many famous actors/actresses are named Penelope?

There are 12 actors named Penelope including Penelope Ann Miller and Penelope Horner who appeared in movies such as Carlito's Way and Half a Sixpence.

How many famous directors are named Penelope?

There are 2 directors named Penelope including Penelope Spheeris and Penelope Buitenhuis who directed movies such as Little Rascals and Killer Bees.

How many famous writers are named Penelope?

There are 2 writers named Penelope including Penelope Ashe and Penelope Ward who wrote books such as Naked Came The Stranger and RoomHate.