What does Aletha mean?
Aletha /ale-tha/ [3 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Greek origin, and the meaning of the name Aletha is "verity, truth". Aletha is a variant transcription of Alethea (Greek): a learned coinage. Arleth is a common surname.
How popular is Aletha?
Aletha is a very prominent first name for women (#1249 out of 4276, Top 29%) but an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Aletha for girls. Aletha reached its highest rank of #608 in the U.S. during 1900-1909, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of Aletha and corresponding names. The only other popular variation form of Aletha listed in the Top 1000 is Aleta. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity during the years 1900-1909 (usage of 0.196%) and are now significantly less popular, with the versions Aleta and Aletha becoming less fashionable. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Aletha▼ is alike in pronunciation to Oletha and Olethea. Other suggested similar baby names are Agetha, Aleda, Aleida, Alesha▼, Alita, Alitia, Alletta, Allta, Alta▼, Altha▼, Althea▼, Althia, Aretha▼ and Arletha. These names tend to be less frequently used than Aletha.