Livia - girls name

Livia name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 93%

Livia name meaning:

The name Livia is derived from the Latin name "Livius," which is believed to have originated from the word "lividus," meaning "bluish" or "envious." Livia is a feminine form of the name and has a rich historical background. In ancient Rome, Livia was the name of the wife of Emperor Augustus and the mother of Emperor Tiberius. She was known for her intelligence, political influence, and devotion to her family.

The name Livia carries the connotation of strength, intelligence, and elegance. It is often associated with qualities such as sophistication, grace, and wisdom. People with the name Livia are often seen as natural leaders and have a strong sense of responsibility. They are known for their determination, assertiveness, and ability to make logical decisions. Livia is a name that exudes a sense of timeless beauty and embodies the strength and grace of its historical namesake.

Origin: Latin

Form of Olivia. Olive tree.

Related names

Olivia , Livi , Livia

Other girls names beginning with L


Overall UK ranking: 388 out of 5581

116 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (286)

Historical popularity of Livia

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