Azalea

Azalea - A very unique female name



  Sep 24,2020      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Azalea, meaning azalea, a flower, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1917 on position #1654. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Azalea and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Azalea? 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 Azalea. The baby girl name Azalea was given to 234 baby girls in 2012, ranking #908 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 6,040 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Azalea peaked in popularity 8 years ago in 2012 on position 908.



Famous with this name

Iggy Azalea
Azalea Davila
Azalea Twining


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Azalea is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Azalea is currently topping the baby name charts in Montana at position #218 - and is the least popular in Illinois at position #1,673.

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 Azalea is where you live.


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Azalea origin and meaning

Azalea is a 6 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means azalea, a flower. To see famous people named Azalea, pop culture references for the name Azalea and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Azalea

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

Ashley / Ashlee / Ashly / Ashlie / Ashely / Ashli / Azul / Ashlea / Akilah / Akeelah /

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
2012908
20111265
20101524
20091663
20081618
20071655
20061857
20051536
20041885
20031993
20021769
20011992
20002154
19991988
19982097
19972105
19962625
19952376
19942516
19932617
19922700
19912437
19902786
19893592
19883164
19872613
19812717
19742674
19561878
19531725
19511938
19501867
19211814
19201794
19171654

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Montana218
Hawaii229
Arizona300
New Mexico319
Colorado530
Wisconsin560
California718
Texas721
Florida764
Minnesota793
Massachusetts795
Michigan799
North Carolina1067
New York1078
Ohio1119
Pennsylvania1242
Georgia1500
Illinois1673

Even more about Azalea


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 Azalea 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 Azalea?

3 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
2012
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Azalea
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 6,040
Letter count 6
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1917
2012 births +234

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