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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Alda

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  • According to a user from Maryland, United States, the name Alda is of Unknown origin and means "Long living".

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Wiktionary
  1. A surname​.

Alda was also found in the following language(s): Faroese, Icelandic, Italian, Old English, and Portuguese

Notable Persons Named Alda

Mala Sinha is an actress. She was most prominent from 1952 to 1994. Mala was given the name Alda Sinha on November 11th, 1936 in Kolkata.

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Alda was born on March 21st, 1931 in Milan, Italy. She passed away on November 1st, 2009.

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Alda was born on April 30th, 1916 in Trieste. She died on May 19th, 2011.

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Dada Gallotti is an actress and actor. Dada was given the name Alda Gallotti on April 8th, 1935 in Milan, Italy.

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Alda Garrido was an actor and actress. Alda was born on August 18th, 1896 in São Paulo. Alda is also known as Alda Palm Garrido. She breathed her last breath on December 8th, 1970.

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Alda was born on April 29th, 1910 in Port Elgin, Ontario, Canada.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Alda

Alan Alda is an actor, author, activist, director, and screenwriter. He has been prominent since 1958. Alan was given the name Alphonso Joseph D'Abruzzo by his parent Robert Alda on January 28th, 1936 in New York City, United States. Alan is also known as D'Abruzzo and Alfonso Joseph.

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Robert Alda was an actor. He was most prominent from 1945 to 1983. Robert was given the name Alphonso Giuseppe Giovanni Roberto D'Abruzzo on February 26th, 1914 in New York City, New York, U.S. He passed away on May 3rd, 1986.

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Arlene Alda is a photographer, writer, and photography. She was most active from 1963 to present. Arlene was given the name Arlene Weiss on March 12th, 1933 in The Bronx, New York, U.S.

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Antony Alda was an actor. He was most active from 1956 to 1956. Antony was given the name Antonio Joseph D'Abruzzo by his parent Robert Alda on December 9th, 1956 in St. Julien, France. He left this life on July 3rd, 2009.

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Beatrice Alda is an actress, filmmaker, and actor. She has had major accomplishments since 1981. Beatrice was born as the child of Alan Alda and Arlene Alda on August 10th, 1961 in New York City, New York, U.S.

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Elizabeth Alda is an actress. Her career lasted from 1981 to 1986. Elizabeth was born as the child of Alan Alda and Arlene Alda on August 20th, 1960 in New York City, New York, U.S.

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How popular is the baby name Alda in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 6 6 0
1881 11 11 0
1882 6 6 0
1883 8 8 0
1884 17 17 0
1885 15 15 0
1886 23 23 0
1887 23 23 0
1888 15 15 0
1889 19 19 0
1890 20 20 0
1891 22 22 0
1892 20 20 0
1893 30 30 0
1894 31 31 0
1895 33 33 0
1896 23 23 0
1897 36 36 0
1898 36 36 0
1899 39 39 0
1900 35 35 0
1901 44 44 0
1902 35 35 0
1903 39 39 0
1904 29 29 0
1905 37 37 0
1906 44 44 0
1907 43 43 0
1908 39 39 0
1909 44 44 0
1910 44 44 0
1911 57 57 0
1912 62 62 0
1913 69 69 0
1914 91 91 0
1915 132 132 0
1916 128 128 0
1917 163 158 5
1918 191 191 0
1919 144 144 0
1920 129 129 0
1921 144 139 5
1922 132 132 0
1923 145 145 0
1924 148 148 0
1925 148 148 0
1926 104 104 0
1927 98 98 0
1928 99 99 0
1929 98 98 0
1930 92 92 0
1931 69 69 0
1932 71 71 0
1933 53 53 0
1934 61 61 0
1935 73 73 0
1936 57 57 0
1937 42 42 0
1938 51 51 0
1939 42 42 0
1940 50 50 0
1941 46 46 0
1942 32 32 0
1943 40 40 0
1944 31 31 0
1945 38 38 0
1946 39 39 0
1947 41 41 0
1948 41 41 0
1949 41 41 0
1950 30 30 0
1951 36 36 0
1952 29 29 0
1953 37 37 0
1954 28 28 0
1955 24 24 0
1956 24 24 0
1957 28 28 0
1958 21 21 0
1959 26 26 0
1960 26 26 0
1961 23 23 0
1962 15 15 0
1963 11 11 0
1964 17 17 0
1965 11 11 0
1966 17 17 0
1967 10 10 0
1968 19 19 0
1969 14 14 0
1970 13 13 0
1971 22 22 0
1972 22 22 0
1973 15 15 0
1974 11 11 0
1975 14 14 0
1976 15 15 0
1977 8 8 0
1978 12 12 0
1979 13 13 0
1980 10 10 0
1981 17 17 0
1982 8 8 0
1983 12 12 0
1984 10 10 0
1985 9 9 0
1986 11 11 0
1987 8 8 0
1989 10 10 0
1990 10 10 0
1991 13 13 0
1992 11 11 0
1993 10 10 0
1994 11 11 0
1995 10 10 0
1996 5 5 0
1997 5 5 0
1998 5 5 0
2000 7 7 0
2003 7 7 0
2007 5 5 0
2010 6 6 0
2011 7 7 0
2012 5 5 0

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Popularity of Alda as a first name

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Common last names for Alda

  • Smith
  • Brown
  • Miller
  • Johnson
  • Wilson
  • Williams
  • Jones
  • Anderson
  • Hall
  • Young
  • Peterson
  • Myers

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Alda U.S.
  White 42.76% 64.26%
  African American 5.52% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 35.86% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 13.79% 16.26%

Of Last Name Alda

People with the last name Alda are most frequently White, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Alda

  • How Popular is the name Alda? Alda is the 3,803rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Alda was the 119,508th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Alda have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,961 babies born with the first name Alda in the United States. That's more than enough people named Alda to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Alda? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Alda first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Alda is Tuesday, April 2nd, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Alda born? The highest recorded use of the first name Alda was in 1918 with a total of 191 babies.
  • Random Alda Factoid: According to the 1934 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Alda is not a popular baby girl's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 12 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 1934.
  • Weird things about the name Alda: Your name in reverse order is Adla. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Adal. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Alda? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 145 people with the last name Alda.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Alda? Alda is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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