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36k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Delia

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 129 129 0
1881 111 111 0
1882 143 143 0
1883 162 162 0
1884 145 145 0
1885 155 155 0
1886 169 169 0
1887 150 150 0
1888 200 200 0
1889 182 182 0
1890 197 197 0
1891 177 177 0
1892 203 203 0
1893 194 194 0
1894 172 172 0
1895 193 193 0
1896 190 190 0
1897 186 186 0
1898 179 179 0
1899 180 180 0
1900 231 231 0
1901 164 164 0
1902 132 132 0
1903 145 145 0
1904 184 184 0
1905 171 171 0
1906 125 125 0
1907 162 162 0
1908 168 168 0
1909 147 147 0
1910 149 149 0
1911 170 170 0
1912 171 171 0
1913 198 198 0
1914 248 248 0
1915 280 280 0
1916 267 267 0
1917 283 283 0
1918 294 294 0
1919 300 300 0
1920 282 282 0
1921 271 271 0
1922 247 247 0
1923 293 293 0
1924 289 289 0
1925 273 273 0
1926 282 282 0
1927 293 293 0
1928 303 298 5
1929 302 302 0
1930 294 294 0
1931 310 310 0
1932 296 296 0
1933 333 328 5
1934 290 290 0
1935 272 265 7
1936 257 252 5
1937 284 284 0
1938 271 265 6
1939 267 267 0
1940 261 256 5
1941 284 284 0
1942 327 327 0
1943 305 305 0
1944 286 286 0
1945 271 271 0
1946 336 336 0
1947 377 377 0
1948 361 356 5
1949 413 413 0
1950 402 402 0
1951 425 419 6
1952 452 452 0
1953 480 480 0
1954 458 458 0
1955 462 462 0
1956 479 479 0
1957 491 491 0
1958 457 457 0
1959 486 486 0
1960 479 479 0
1961 468 468 0
1962 414 414 0
1963 437 437 0
1964 433 433 0
1965 363 363 0
1966 340 340 0
1967 314 314 0
1968 311 311 0
1969 298 298 0
1970 332 327 5
1971 306 306 0
1972 297 297 0
1973 307 307 0
1974 240 240 0
1975 271 271 0
1976 325 325 0
1977 339 334 5
1978 288 288 0
1979 280 280 0
1980 284 284 0
1981 253 253 0
1982 223 223 0
1983 266 266 0
1984 202 202 0
1985 183 183 0
1986 201 193 8
1987 198 198 0
1988 187 187 0
1989 219 219 0
1990 246 246 0
1991 230 230 0
1992 198 198 0
1993 226 226 0
1994 172 172 0
1995 217 217 0
1996 187 187 0
1997 232 232 0
1998 246 246 0
1999 236 236 0
2000 221 221 0
2001 205 205 0
2002 198 198 0
2003 248 248 0
2004 247 247 0
2005 260 260 0
2006 237 237 0
2007 271 271 0
2008 229 229 0
2009 227 227 0
2010 244 244 0
2011 249 249 0
2012 218 218 0
2013 177 177 0
2014 216 216 0
2015 196 196 0

Fun Facts about the name Delia

  • How many people with the first name Delia have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 35,819 babies born with the first name Delia in the United States. That's more than enough people named Delia to occupy the country of San Marino with an estimated population of 32,312 (as of March 31, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Delia? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 129 new born babies.
  • When was Delia first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Delia is Tuesday, May 28th, 1867.
  • What year had the most people named Delia born? The highest recorded use of the first name Delia was in 1957 with a total of 491 babies.
  • Random Delia Factoid: According to the 1935 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Delia ranks 56th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Arizona. Imagine that, 19 babies in Arizona have the same name as you in 1935.
  • Weird things about the name Delia: Your name in reverse order is Ailed. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Daile. How do you pronounce that?
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Where is the name Delia popular?

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Popularity of Delia as a first name

Popularity of Delia as a last name

Common last names for Delia

  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Jones
  • Brown
  • Williams
  • Rodriguez
  • Garcia
  • Davis
  • Martinez
  • Gonzalez
  • Wilson
  • Anderson
  • Jackson
  • Clark
  • Walsh
  • King

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Delia

The name "Delia" is of Greek origin, and it means "Person from Delos". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Other Inspirations for the Name Delia

Delia Foley's
Delia Goncalves
Delia Clothing
Delia Creates
Delia Derbyshire
Delia Ephron
Delia Pizza
Delia Smith

Alternative Meanings

D is for delight, a surprise from within.

E is for explorer, always ready for the next journey

L is for love, your love of life!

I is for independent, a balance between being overly reliant and alone

A is for animated, let your energetic spirit shine

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 Delia born Sep 18, 1961

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central India approximately on 1300. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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