Angelica

Angelica - A very unique female name



  Sep 18,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Angelica, meaning angel or angelic, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #938. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Angelica and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Angelica? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Angelica. The baby girl name Angelica was given to 778 baby girls in 2012, ranking #384 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,817 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Angelica peaked in popularity 23 years ago in 1996 on position 97.



Famous with this name

Angelica Domröse
Angelica Lee
Angelica Böck


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Rating: 4/5 (12 people)


Angelica is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Angelica is currently topping the baby name charts in New Mexico at position #131 - and is the least popular in Ohio at position #846.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Angelica is where you live.


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Angelica origin and meaning

Angelica is a 8 letter name with 4 syllables. This name means angel or angelic. To see famous people named Angelica, pop culture references for the name Angelica and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Angelica

We've found the following names that sound similar to Angelica, sorted by popularity.

Angela / Angelina / Angel / Angeline / Angelique / Angelia / Ainsley / Angelita / Ansley / Anjali /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012384
2011377
2010344
2009297
2008257
2007234
2006206
2005193
2004176
2003153
2002148
2001136
2000138
1999116
1998110
1997101
199697
1995101
1994108
199399
1992100
1991117
1990120
1989107
1988109
1987106
1986130
1985177
1984195
1983187
1982183
1981186
1980187
1979203
1978219
1977226
1976206
1975208
1974249
1973310
1972341
1971372
1970398
1969497
1968551
1967544
1966604
1965595
1964667
1963724
1962837
1961837
1960864
1959863
1958961
19571018
19561052
1955907
1954899
1953912
19521033
19511099
1950937
19491183
19481199
1947992
19461020
19451262
19441083
19431135
19421083
19411066
1940873
19391012
1938910
19371106
1936888
19351033
19341130
19331133
19321083
19311074
1930892
1929994
19281185
19271271
19261414
19251176
1924978
19231498
19221194
19211374
19191506
19171493
19161200
19151307
1912966
1910938

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Mexico131
Rhode Island154
Arizona219
California227
Florida231
Texas248
Nevada257
Hawaii278
Colorado310
New York314
Connecticut336
Illinois361
New Jersey368
Washington406
Massachusetts435
Georgia462
Oklahoma464
Pennsylvania532
North Carolina534
Virginia598
Indiana602
Wisconsin629
Maryland631
Tennessee664
South Carolina683
Minnesota706
Michigan722
Louisiana752
Ohio846

Even more about Angelica


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Angelica a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Angelica?

4 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1996
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Angelica
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,817
Letter count 8
Syllable count 4
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +778

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