Gia

Gia - A very unique female name



  Sep 26,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Gia, meaning God's gracious gift, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1958 on position #1734. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Gia and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Gia? 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 Gia. The baby girl name Gia was given to 898 baby girls in 2012, ranking #336 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,574 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Gia peaked in popularity 6 years ago in 2011 on position 301.



Famous with this name

Gia Mantegna
Gia Scala
Gia Kent


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Gia is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Gia is currently topping the baby name charts in Connecticut at position #146 - and is the least popular in Tennessee at position #1,123.

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 Gia is where you live.


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Gia origin and meaning

Gia is a 3 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means God's gracious gift. To see famous people named Gia, pop culture references for the name Gia and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Gia

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

Gay / Gussie / Gaye / Gigi / Gao / Gaia / Gae / Gioia / Gessica / Gage /

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
2012336
2011301
2010399
2009603
2008717
2007670
2006657
2005733
2004760
2003781
2002746
2001796
2000998
19991048
19981093
19972578
19962161
19952047
19941887
19932020
19922325
19911853
19901631
19891602
19881556
19871870
19861435
19851781
19841303
19831437
19821328
19811414
19801564
19791795
19781361
19771288
19761469
19751503
19741344
19731329
19721041
1971990
1970828
1969770
19681049
19671062
1966854
19651002
19641330
19631233
19621306
19611842
19601712
19591475
19581734

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Connecticut146
New Jersey150
New York160
Pennsylvania185
California268
Florida277
Massachusetts281
Illinois312
Iowa325
Nevada327
Ohio334
Indiana346
Louisiana351
Maryland356
Michigan375
Washington409
Kansas445
Wisconsin451
Texas462
Arizona467
Colorado498
Missouri513
North Carolina516
Kentucky522
Virginia530
Oregon556
Georgia569
South Carolina634
Minnesota655
Utah832
Oklahoma848
Tennessee1123

Even more about Gia


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 Gia 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 Gia?

2 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
2011
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Gia
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,574
Letter count 3
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1958
2012 births +898

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