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Velia

First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Velia

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

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  1. shrike, butcher bird

Notable Persons Named Velia

Velia was given the name Velia Martínez Febles on June 14th, 1920 in Tampa, Florida. She passed away on May 22nd, 1993.

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Velia Aguilar Armendáriz is a politician. Velia was born on February 6th, 1960 in Camargo, Chihuahua.

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Velia was born on November 2nd, 1988.

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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 41 41 0
1934 47 47 0
1935 32 32 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
2015 9 9 0
2016 5 5 0

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Popularity of Velia as a first name

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Popularity of Velia as a last name

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Fun Facts about the name Velia

  • How Popular is the name Velia? Velia is the 5,407th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Velia have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,766 babies born with the first name Velia in the United States. That's more than enough people named Velia to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Velia? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1904 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Velia first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Velia is Wednesday, February 4th, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Velia born? The highest recorded use of the first name Velia was in 1929 with a total of 72 babies.
  • Random Velia Factoid: According to the 1919 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Velia is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1919.
  • Weird things about the name Velia: Your name in reverse order is Ailev. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Alive. 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).
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