Odessa

Odessa - A very unique female name



  Jan 23,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Odessa appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #269. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Odessa and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Odessa? 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 Odessa. The baby girl name Odessa was given to 6 baby girls in 2012, ranking #4851 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 235,542 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Odessa peaked in popularity 107 years ago in 1910 on position 269.



Famous with this name

Odessa Rae
Odessa Young
Odessa Cleveland


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Odessa is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Odessa is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #3,408 - and is the least popular in California at position #3,408.

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 Odessa is where you live.


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Odessa origin and meaning

Odessa is a 6 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Odessa, pop culture references for the name Odessa and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Odessa

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

Odessie / Otis / Odessia / Odyssey / Odis / Oteka /

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
20124851
20113818
20103633
20093498
20083690
20073501
20063117
20053489
20042929
20035295
20023401
20014035
20002871
19992715
19984058
19972651
19964637
19953332
19944673
19924665
19914639
19903105
19894428
19882316
19853727
19843173
19821838
19812622
19802578
19792142
19781999
19771970
19762126
19753074
19742569
19731611
19721934
19711812
19702919
19691787
19681753
19661680
19651471
19641126
19632244
19621201
19611224
19601104
19591122
19581005
19571095
1956895
1955889
1954768
1953774
1952757
1951686
1950672
1949679
1948588
1947645
1946611
1945546
1944501
1943590
1942529
1941445
1940468
1939464
1938461
1937407
1936422
1935429
1934383
1933387
1932387
1931394
1930384
1929375
1928343
1927352
1926339
1925315
1924308
1923305
1922301
1921305
1920298
1919297
1918302
1917316
1916316
1915319
1914306
1913288
1912288
1911279
1910269

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California3408

Even more about Odessa


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 Odessa 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 Odessa?

3 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 Odessa
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 235,542
Letter count 6
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +6

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