Dalia

Dalia - A very unique female name



  Jun 16,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Dalia, meaning branch or gentle, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1916 on position #1662. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Dalia and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Dalia? 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 Dalia. The baby girl name Dalia was given to 200 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1003 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 7,066 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Dalia peaked in popularity 25 years ago in 1994 on position 482.



Famous with this name

Dalia Hernández
Dalia Íńiguez
Dalia Al-Behery


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Dalia is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Dalia is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #588 - and is the least popular in Ohio at position #1,465.

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 Dalia is where you live.


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Dalia origin and meaning

Dalia is a 5 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means branch or gentle. To see famous people named Dalia, pop culture references for the name Dalia and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Dalia

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

Della / Delia / Delilah / Dale / Dolly / Dollie / Dahlia / Dalila / Dalilah / Delila /

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
20121003
2011957
2010997
2009945
2008958
2007902
2006845
2005815
2004859
2003747
2002896
2001840
2000979
1999820
1998772
1997730
1996675
1995515
1994482
1993941
19921120
19911072
19901026
19891164
19881064
19871130
19861091
19851037
19841167
19831008
19821018
19811030
19801125
19791041
19781081
19771055
19761050
19751015
1974955
19731056
1972998
19711186
19701000
19691042
1968934
1967947
1966988
1965960
1964880
1963968
19621004
1961935
1960908
1959998
19581015
1957998
1956882
1955891
1954919
1953953
1952943
1951949
19501065
19491132
19481118
19471222
19461206
19451114
19441188
19431117
19421305
19411136
19401049
19391161
19381291
19371331
19361580
19351143
19341604
19321184
19311230
19301727
19281396
19271380
19261479
19251860
19241352
19201567
19171701
19161662

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California588
New Jersey602
Arizona713
Michigan731
Alabama734
New York738
Illinois832
North Carolina835
Colorado919
Florida999
Indiana1047
Washington1116
Texas1356
Ohio1465

Even more about Dalia


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 Dalia 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 Dalia?

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
1994
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Dalia
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 7,066
Letter count 5
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1916
2012 births +200

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