Vega - girls name

Vega name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 58%

Vega name meaning:

The name Vega is of Spanish origin and has several different meanings. One of the most common interpretations of the name is "meadow" or "plain" in Spanish. This meaning evokes a sense of tranquility and natural beauty. It may also symbolize the idea of open spaces and freedom.

In astronomy, Vega refers to the brightest star in the constellation Lyra. This celestial association adds a sense of brilliance, radiance, and star-like qualities to the name. It can suggest a person who shines brightly, stands out from the crowd, and has a unique and captivating presence.

Overall, the name Vega carries connotations of both natural beauty and celestial brilliance. It is a name that exudes strength, grace, and individuality. Naming a girl Vega may reflect a desire for her to have a serene and free-spirited nature while also embodying a sense of inner light and uniqueness.

Origin: Arabic

Falling star.


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Overall UK ranking: 2341 out of 5581

11 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1490)

Historical popularity of Vega

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