Priscila

Priscila - A very unique female name



  Feb 19,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Priscila appeared on the charts for the first time in 1972 on position #2869. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Priscila and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Priscila? 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 Priscila. The baby girl name Priscila was given to 64 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1809 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. Priscila peaked in popularity 15 years ago in 2002 on position 875.



Famous with this name

Priscila Sol
Priscila Fantin
Priscila Amorim


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Priscila is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Priscila is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #1,146 - and is the least popular in Illinois at position #1,827.

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 Priscila is where you live.


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Priscila origin and meaning

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

Similar to Priscila

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

Priscilla / Presley / Pricilla / 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
20121809
20111676
20101391
20091265
20081559
20071405
20061199
20051028
20041140
2003977
2002875
2001962
20001046
1999990
19981084
19971361
19961855
19951523
19941448
19931504
19921791
19911629
19901811
19891758
19881649
19872251
19861837
19851995
19842445
19832846
19822790
19812432
19802580
19783288
19772329
19722869

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California1146
Texas1380
Florida1671
New York1702
Illinois1827

Even more about Priscila


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 Priscila 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 Priscila?

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
2002
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Priscila
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 22,082
Letter count 8
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1972
2012 births +64

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