Ida

Ida - A very unique female name



  Jul 29,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Ida, meaning industrious one, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #47. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Ida and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Ida? 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 Ida. The baby girl name Ida was given to 48 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2048 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 29,443 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Ida peaked in popularity 106 years ago in 1911 on position 45.



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Ida is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Ida is currently topping the baby name charts in Oregon at position #551 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,896.

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 Ida is where you live.


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Ida origin and meaning

Ida is a 3 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means industrious one. To see famous people named Ida, pop culture references for the name Ida and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Ida

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

Itati / Idy / Ita /

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
20122048
20112413
20102110
20092232
20082330
20072240
20062404
20052209
20042210
20032232
20022346
20011825
20001815
19992631
19981775
19971736
19961694
19951710
19941811
19931621
19921319
19911380
19901505
19891235
19881003
19871155
19861110
19851095
19841004
1983943
1982803
1981838
1980766
1979695
1978753
1977658
1976715
1975643
1974561
1973548
1972537
1971526
1970517
1969494
1968479
1967428
1966406
1965414
1964405
1963385
1962368
1961363
1960358
1959333
1958336
1957314
1956293
1955283
1954252
1953255
1952242
1951236
1950218
1949209
1948205
1947199
1946184
1945173
1944166
1943162
1942153
1941147
1940145
1939145
1938140
1937133
1936130
1935121
1934116
1933109
1932105
1931100
193094
192996
192887
192784
192682
192582
192470
192368
192265
192167
192066
191957
191857
191756
191654
191554
191449
191349
191245
191145
191047

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Oregon551
Wisconsin815
Minnesota816
Indiana931
Pennsylvania1142
Texas2172
California2896

Even more about Ida


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 Ida 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 Ida?

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
1911
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Ida
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 29,443
Letter count 3
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +48

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