Thalia - girls name

Thalia name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 91%

Thalia name meaning:

The name Thalia has Greek origins and it derives from the Greek word "thallo," meaning "to blossom" or "to flourish." In Greek mythology, Thalia was one of the nine Muses, who were goddesses of inspiration and creativity. Thalia specifically represented comedy and was often depicted holding a comic mask, symbolizing joy and laughter.

The meaning of the name Thalia reflects qualities of growth, beauty, and vitality. It is a name associated with positivity, happiness, and the ability to bring joy to others. Those named Thalia are often seen as vibrant and full of life, with a natural charm and a knack for making people laugh. With its ancient Greek origins and mythological ties, the name Thalia carries a sense of history and cultural richness, making it an appealing choice for parents seeking a name that is both classic and unique.

Origin: Greek

Joyful, blooming.

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Overall UK ranking: 483 out of 5581

87 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (792)

Historical popularity of Thalia

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