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Velia

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Italian
  • Meaning: Hidden, Veiled
  • #5260 All Time
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How popular is the name "Velia" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1904 6 6 0
1907 7 7 0
1909 7 7 0
1910 11 11 0
1911 10 10 0
1913 11 11 0
1914 21 21 0
1915 17 17 0
1916 23 23 0
1917 22 22 0
1918 20 20 0
1919 23 23 0
1920 25 25 0
1921 36 36 0
1922 38 38 0
1923 28 28 0
1924 45 45 0
1925 33 33 0
1926 40 40 0
1927 58 58 0
1928 44 44 0
1929 72 72 0
1930 63 63 0
1931 48 48 0
1932 41 41 0
1933 40 40 0
1934 47 47 0
1935 33 33 0
1936 41 41 0
1937 47 47 0
1938 47 47 0
1939 40 40 0
1940 35 35 0
1941 28 28 0
1942 29 29 0
1943 37 37 0
1944 39 39 0
1945 18 18 0
1946 41 41 0
1947 56 56 0
1948 44 44 0
1949 43 43 0
1950 47 47 0
1951 48 48 0
1952 36 36 0
1953 37 37 0
1954 46 46 0
1955 49 49 0
1956 40 40 0
1957 32 32 0
1958 30 30 0
1959 21 21 0
1960 27 27 0
1961 25 25 0
1962 22 22 0
1963 22 22 0
1964 23 23 0
1965 18 18 0
1966 27 27 0
1967 19 19 0
1968 29 29 0
1969 29 29 0
1970 22 22 0
1971 42 42 0
1972 29 29 0
1973 27 27 0
1974 32 32 0
1975 29 29 0
1976 30 30 0
1977 25 25 0
1978 23 23 0
1979 20 20 0
1980 20 20 0
1981 22 22 0
1982 22 22 0
1983 14 14 0
1984 20 20 0
1985 18 18 0
1986 11 11 0
1987 17 17 0
1988 10 10 0
1989 11 11 0
1990 31 31 0
1991 16 16 0
1992 9 9 0
1993 10 10 0
1994 16 16 0
1995 16 16 0
1996 16 16 0
1997 9 9 0
1998 10 10 0
1999 9 9 0
2000 12 12 0
2001 9 9 0
2002 6 6 0
2003 13 13 0
2004 8 8 0
2005 15 15 0
2006 5 5 0
2007 12 12 0
2010 11 11 0
2011 11 11 0
2012 8 8 0
2013 7 7 0
2014 8 8 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Velia? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,752 babies born with the name Velia in the United States. That's more than enough Velias to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1904 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Velia" was in 1929 with a total of 72 babies.

According to the 1971 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Velia" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 14 babies in California have the same name as you in 1971. Across the entire United States a total of only 42 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Velia popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Velia in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the gulf coast area? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Velia" mean? The list below shows the origins of Velia as well as things modernly associated with the name Velia such as celebrities named Velia.

Italian

Origin and Meaning of Velia

The name "Velia" is of Italian origin, and it means "Hidden, Veiled". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

V is for valentine, a sweetheart you are!

E is for electric, a sparkling trait!

L is for life, that you live so well.

I is for interest, you show in others.

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

Your name in reverse order is "Ailev". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aielv". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Velia born May 13, 1976

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-East approximately on 1575. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, and geologist.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

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