Amelia - girls name

Amelia name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 100%

Amelia name meaning:

The name Amelia is of Germanic origin and has several possible meanings. One interpretation is that it is derived from the Germanic name Amal, which means "work" or "industrious." Another possibility is that it is a variation of the name Amalia, which means "work of the Lord" or "God's work."

Amelia is a name that has gained popularity in recent years, perhaps due to its classic and timeless sound. It has a feminine and gentle quality to it, evoking feelings of grace and elegance. The name is often associated with traits such as intelligence, creativity, and ambition.

In literature and popular culture, the name Amelia has been used for strong and influential female characters, further adding to its appeal. Overall, the name Amelia is often seen as a combination of beauty and strength, making it a lovely choice for a girl.

Origin: Latin



Victorian names

Related names

Amelia , Aimil, Amaliji, Amalle, Emele

Other girls names beginning with A


Overall UK ranking: 2 out of 5581

3164 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Amelia

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