Letitia

Letitia - A very unique female name



  Dec 04,2020      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Letitia, meaning joy, gladness, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #840. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Letitia and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Letitia? 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 Letitia. The baby girl name Letitia was given to 7 baby girls in 1994, ranking #3656 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 219,173 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Letitia peaked in popularity 56 years ago in 1964 on position 539.



Famous with this name

Letitia Wright
Letitia Dean
Letitia Hoaas


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Letitia is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Letitia is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #2,671 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,671.

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 Letitia is where you live.


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Letitia origin and meaning

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

Similar to Letitia

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

Lydia / Latoya / Lottie / Letha / Lidia / Leota / Leta / Lolita / Lettie / Leatha /

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
19943656
19923131
19914532
19901921
19892524
19881924
19871433
19861466
19851262
19841329
19831004
1982988
19811046
1980886
1979762
1978652
1977699
1976651
1975594
1974584
1973570
1972619
1971584
1970638
1969632
1968627
1967601
1966551
1965559
1964539
1963602
1962631
1961569
1960710
1959844
1958854
1957883
19561041
1955971
1954963
1953941
1952978
1951823
1950835
1949954
1948995
1947911
1946972
1945907
19441263
1943918
1942901
1941785
1940746
19391145
19381051
1937801
1936956
19351103
19341012
1933945
1932942
19311243
19301120
19291125
19281043
1927999
19261035
19251161
1924931
19231138
19221098
19211298
19201075
19191092
19181047
19171029
1916877
1915869
1914686
1913890
1912985
1911686
1910840

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California2671

Even more about Letitia


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 Letitia 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 Letitia?

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
1964
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Letitia
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 219,173
Letter count 7
Syllable count 4
Year first discovered 1910
1994 births +7

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