Pricilla

Pricilla - A very unique female name



  Sep 26,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Pricilla appeared on the charts for the first time in 1942 on position #1854. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Pricilla and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Pricilla? 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 Pricilla. The baby girl name Pricilla was given to 14 baby girls in 2012, ranking #3507 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 100,947 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Pricilla peaked in popularity 27 years ago in 1990 on position 1122.



Famous with this name

Pricilla Santiago
Pricilla Bolanos
Pricilla Ahaya Anabel


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Pricilla is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Pricilla is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #2,471 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #3,549.

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 Pricilla is where you live.


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Pricilla origin and meaning

Pricilla is a 8 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Pricilla, pop culture references for the name Pricilla and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Pricilla

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

Priscilla / Presley / Priscila / Preslee / Pricila / Preslie / Prisila / Prescilla / Presleigh / Prisilla /

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
20123507
20113455
20102686
20092317
20082589
20072250
20062208
20051862
20042150
20032297
20021643
20011834
20001648
19991639
19981582
19971686
19961877
19951768
19941310
19931450
19921349
19911325
19901122
19891257
19881229
19871537
19861337
19851232
19841357
19831203
19821469
19811576
19801556
19791865
19781671
19772025
19761604
19751934
19741483
19731793
19722240
19711847
19701780
19692476
19662257
19651917
19641894
19621816
19612536
19602066
19591834
19561780
19522130
19512108
19491843
19472089
19462001
19441824
19421854

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California2471
Texas3549

Even more about Pricilla


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 Pricilla 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 Pricilla?

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
1990
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Pricilla
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 100,947
Letter count 8
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1942
2012 births +14

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