Felicia

Felicia - A very unique female name



  Apr 20,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Felicia, meaning lucky, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #635. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Felicia and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Felicia? 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 Felicia. The baby girl name Felicia was given to 92 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1536 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 15,361 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Felicia peaked in popularity 33 years ago in 1986 on position 90.



Famous with this name

Felicia Farr
Felicia Day
Felicia Linsky


How would you rate Felicia, 1-5?

Rating: 4/5 (4 people)


Felicia is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Felicia is currently topping the baby name charts in Massachusetts at position #731 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,020.

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 Felicia is where you live.


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Felicia origin and meaning

Felicia is a 7 letter name with 4 syllables. This name means lucky. To see famous people named Felicia, pop culture references for the name Felicia and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Felicia

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

Flossie / Felecia / Felisha / Felice / Felisa / Felica / Feliz / Falisha / Floyce / Felix /

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
20121536
20111441
20101714
20091586
20081401
20071251
20061122
20051021
2004883
2003697
2002591
2001556
2000486
1999417
1998374
1997342
1996263
1995211
1994182
1993160
1992146
1991120
1990121
1989111
1988105
198796
198690
1985102
1984185
1983181
1982194
1981168
1980166
1979153
1978142
1977128
1976130
1975116
1974139
1973139
1972129
1971124
1970139
1969146
1968167
1967160
1966162
1965164
1964201
1963209
1962211
1961226
1960229
1959324
1958371
1957373
1956414
1955489
1954521
1953523
1952623
1951662
1950683
1949761
1948685
1947743
1946838
1945758
1944736
1943699
1942699
1941743
1940792
1939699
1938619
1937729
1936665
1935779
1934682
1933659
1932721
1931894
1930720
1929682
1928734
1927644
1926776
1925728
1924711
1923757
1922631
1921650
1920741
1919654
1918623
1917571
1916611
1915511
1914577
1913521
1912581
1911519
1910635

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Massachusetts731
Pennsylvania798
Ohio947
New York979
Florida1238
California1257
Georgia1345
Texas2020

Even more about Felicia


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 Felicia 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 Felicia?

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
1986
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Felicia
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 15,361
Letter count 7
Syllable count 4
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +92

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