Georgia

Georgia - A very unique female name



  Mar 20,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Georgia, meaning farmer, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #91. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Georgia and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Georgia? 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 Georgia. The baby girl name Georgia was given to 1,025 baby girls in 2012, ranking #303 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,379 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Georgia peaked in popularity 109 years ago in 1910 on position 91.



Famous with this name

Georgia King
Georgia Hale
Georgia Mischak


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Rating: 4/5 (11 people)


Georgia is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Georgia is currently topping the baby name charts in New Hampshire at position #135 - and is the least popular in Arizona at position #725.

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 Georgia is where you live.


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Georgia origin and meaning

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

Similar to Georgia

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

Grace / Gracie / Georgie / George / Grecia / Grayce / Gracey / Graci / Gracee / Gracy /

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
2012303
2011303
2010325
2009334
2008309
2007298
2006271
2005319
2004365
2003375
2002380
2001395
2000335
1999349
1998428
1997535
1996573
1995621
1994631
1993632
1992590
1991674
1990712
1989721
1988661
1987739
1986719
1985681
1984633
1983592
1982666
1981601
1980561
1979526
1978533
1977516
1976511
1975514
1974487
1973476
1972457
1971438
1970437
1969399
1968377
1967336
1966352
1965337
1964315
1963307
1962308
1961289
1960292
1959278
1958263
1957239
1956229
1955209
1954201
1953181
1952176
1951162
1950152
1949141
1948131
1947129
1946124
1945116
1944114
1943120
1942123
1941127
1940138
1939131
1938138
1937132
1936128
1935123
1934121
1933125
1932118
1931120
1930117
1929115
1928115
1927120
1926115
1925112
1924113
1923112
1922114
1921116
1920112
1919106
1918106
1917105
1916108
1915108
1914107
1913100
1912101
191195
191091

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Hampshire135
Oregon143
Kansas147
Tennessee148
Georgia172
Alabama176
District of Columbia181
Minnesota199
Utah202
Mississippi219
Indiana230
North Carolina245
Illinois245
Kentucky245
Arkansas250
Missouri251
Louisiana252
Michigan252
Washington282
Massachusetts294
Nebraska305
West Virginia313
Maryland316
Oklahoma323
Pennsylvania323
Ohio324
Virginia326
Colorado331
Iowa363
Texas395
Wisconsin401
Florida403
Connecticut416
California434
New Jersey460
New York462
South Carolina469
New Mexico477
Nevada590
Arizona725

Even more about Georgia


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 Georgia 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 Georgia?

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
1910
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Georgia
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,379
Letter count 7
Syllable count 4
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +1,025

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