Olga

Olga - A very unique female name



  Mar 29,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Olga, meaning holy, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #180. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Olga and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Olga? 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 Olga. The baby girl name Olga was given to 43 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2154 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 32,866 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Olga peaked in popularity 101 years ago in 1916 on position 128.



Famous with this name

Olga Kurylenko
Olga Pärn
Olga Pogodina


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Olga is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Olga is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #1,333 - and is the least popular in Florida at position #2,240.

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 Olga is where you live.


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Olga origin and meaning

Olga is a 4 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means holy. To see famous people named Olga, pop culture references for the name Olga and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Olga

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


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
20122154
20112847
20102276
20091851
20081630
20071779
20061863
20051504
20041406
20031392
20021338
20011124
20001192
19991080
19981128
19971066
1996914
1995990
1994805
1993792
1992790
1991824
1990790
1989709
1988733
1987740
1986720
1985690
1984654
1983628
1982608
1981581
1980559
1979620
1978547
1977562
1976496
1975493
1974455
1973462
1972482
1971468
1970507
1969477
1968453
1967462
1966464
1965479
1964448
1963432
1962421
1961419
1960388
1959409
1958421
1957387
1956388
1955354
1954347
1953348
1952343
1951331
1950339
1949365
1948332
1947364
1946361
1945418
1944376
1943384
1942388
1941369
1940356
1939342
1938326
1937330
1936319
1935326
1934283
1933275
1932256
1931234
1930223
1929210
1928207
1927188
1926185
1925187
1924167
1923169
1922157
1921155
1920146
1919137
1918142
1917131
1916128
1915129
1914136
1913151
1912159
1911163
1910180

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California1333
Texas1455
Florida2240

Even more about Olga


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 Olga 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 Olga?

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
1916
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Olga
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 32,866
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +43

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