Ida name popularity, meaning and originName Popularity: 95%
Ida name meaning:
Ida is a name with more than one source. It is most commonly associated with Scandinavian countries and is still popular in countries such as Denmark, Sweden and Norway. Here it is pronounced 'ee-da' and translates as 'industrious one' or 'prosperous' after the Germanic word 'id', meaning "labour or work".
There is also a possible Greek origin to the name Ida. Mount Ida sits on the Greek island of Crete and has strong associations with the King of the Gods, Zeus.
Overall UK ranking: 257 out of 5581
185 recorded births last year
Change in rank
- Scotland (792)
Ranking for this name in various UK regions
Historical popularity of Ida
The graph below shows the popularity of the girls's name Ida from all the UK baby name statistics available. It's a quick easy way to see the trend for Ida in 2023