Ligia

First Name
689
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Ligia mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Ligia

User Submitted Origins

     Portuguese
50%
     Greek
25%
     Spanish
25%

User Submitted Meanings

  • A user from Canada says the name Ligia is of Greek origin and means "Beautiful Voice".
  • A user from New York, United States says the name Ligia means "Gift of God".
  • According to a user from United Kingdom, the name Ligia means "Clear Voice".

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Notable Persons Named Ligia

Ligia was born as the child of José Miguel Bonetti on March 27th, 1968 in Santo Domingo.

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Ligia was born on October 22nd, 1981.

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Ligia Amadio is a chief conductor of the bogotá philharmonic, bogotá philharmonic, and chief conductor of thebogotá philharmonic. She holds the title Chief conductor of the Bogotá Philharmonic and Chief conductor of theBogotá Philharmonic. Ligia was born in Brazil.

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Lígia was born on March 6th, 1981 in Manaus.

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Ligia Moreira is a soccer player for the Ecuador women's national football team. Ligia was born on March 19th, 1992 in Buena Fé.

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Ligia was born on February 23rd, 1920. She passed away on April 4th, 1967.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1918 5 5 0
1920 6 6 0
1924 5 5 0
1926 6 6 0
1942 5 5 0
1948 6 6 0
1949 5 5 0
1954 5 5 0
1959 7 7 0
1960 7 7 0
1961 8 8 0
1962 5 5 0
1963 5 5 0
1964 8 8 0
1965 7 7 0
1966 10 10 0
1967 12 12 0
1968 7 7 0
1969 12 12 0
1970 12 12 0
1971 24 24 0
1972 14 14 0
1973 14 14 0
1974 16 16 0
1975 14 14 0
1976 9 9 0
1977 7 7 0
1978 12 12 0
1979 6 6 0
1980 11 11 0
1981 12 12 0
1982 14 14 0
1983 20 20 0
1984 17 17 0
1985 28 28 0
1986 28 28 0
1987 27 27 0
1988 13 13 0
1989 15 15 0
1990 24 24 0
1991 20 20 0
1992 19 19 0
1993 15 15 0
1994 7 7 0
1995 12 12 0
1996 9 9 0
1997 12 12 0
1998 15 15 0
1999 9 9 0
2000 9 9 0
2001 15 15 0
2002 8 8 0
2003 13 13 0
2004 9 9 0
2005 8 8 0
2007 11 11 0
2009 13 13 0
2010 6 6 0
2011 5 5 0
2012 6 6 0
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Ligia

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Common last names for Ligia

  • Rodriguez
  • Gonzalez
  • Jimenez

Fun Facts about the name Ligia

  • How Popular is the name Ligia? Ligia is the 13,357th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Ligia have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 689 babies born with the first name Ligia in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ligia to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ligia? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1918 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Ligia first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ligia is Thursday, September 17th, 1885.
  • What year had the most people named Ligia born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ligia was in 1985 with a total of 28 babies.
  • Random Ligia Factoid: According to the 1969 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ligia is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1969.
  • Weird things about the name Ligia: Your name in reverse order is Aigil. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iagli. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.