Pia

Pia - A very unique female name



  Jul 26,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Pia, meaning from Mount Olympus, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1952 on position #1637. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Pia and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Pia? 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 Pia. The baby girl name Pia was given to 64 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1808 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 22,082 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Pia peaked in popularity 46 years ago in 1971 on position 1302.



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Pia is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Pia is currently topping the baby name charts in Massachusetts at position #902 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,245.

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 Pia is where you live.


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Pia origin and meaning

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

Similar to Pia

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

Phoebe / Pa / Poppy / Phebe / Pippa / Pahoua / Phoua / Pheobe / Paw / Pheba /

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
20121808
20112643
20102642
20092862
20083413
20072660
20063250
20055492
20043508
20032826
20025182
20003605
19993310
19984710
19974623
19913141
19903253
19892880
19882264
19871989
19862329
19851585
19842669
19831362
19821773
19812068
19801804
19792144
19782330
19771918
19762203
19751823
19742199
19731554
19721653
19711302
19701397
19691535
19681583
19671366
19661682
19651792
19641663
19632249
19621560
19611936
19602215
19591629
19581758
19571969
19561931
19542219
19531679
19521637

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Massachusetts902
New York907
Florida1380
California1537
Pennsylvania1545
Texas2245

Even more about Pia


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 Pia 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 Pia?

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
1971
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Pia
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 22,082
Letter count 3
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1952
2012 births +64

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