What does Alicia mean?
Alicia \a-li-cia\ as a girls' name is pronounced ah-LEE-shah, ah-LEE-see-ah. It is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Alicia is "noble, exalted". Modern Latinate form of Alice. Phonetic forms to ensure a particular pronunciation are popular. Actress Alicia Silverstone.
Alicia has 32 variants: Alecia▼, Aleecia, Aleesa, Aleesha, Aleeza, Aleisha, Alesha▼, Aleshia, Alesia, Alica, Alieshea, Alisa▼, Alisha▼, Alishia, Alisia, Alissa▼, Allicia, Allysa, Allyssha, Alycia▼, Alysa▼, Alysha▼, Alysia▼, Alyssa, Alyssia, Elicia, Elisha▼, Lecia, Leisha, Lesha, Lesia and Licia.
Alicia has 35 more related forms via Alice: Ailie, Ala, Alais, Alaisa, Aleceea, Ali▼, Alicah, Alicea, Alicen, Alidee, Alie, Alika, Alikah, Aliki, Alis, Alisah, Alisan, Alise, Alison, Alisz, Alitia, Aliz, Alla, Allecia, Alli, Allice, Allicea, Allie, Allis, Allissa, Allysia, Alyce▼, Alyceea, Elissa▼ and Licha.
Alicia is a very prominent first name for females (#152 out of 4276, Top 4%) and also a very prominent last name for all people (#47389 out of 150436, Top 32%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Alicia for girls. Alicia reached its apex position of #45 in the U.S. during 1980-1989, and is at #341 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of Alicia and related names. Alecia, Alesha, Alesia, Ali, Alica, Alice (#97 the previous year), Alisa (#936), Alisha (#895), Alison (#289), Alissa (#855), Allie (#257), Alyce, Alycia, Alysa, Alysha, Alysia, Alyssa (#76), Alyssia, Elisha, Elissa and Lesia are the popular related forms of Alicia (#341 the previous year) rated in the Top 1000. These girl names reached the top of their popularity in the year 1990 (usage of 0.4121%) and are now significantly less popular (usage 0.1934%, down 53.1%), with forms such as Ali, Alisha, Alissa, Alysha and Alysia falling out of style. The most trendy baby names here are Alice (#97), Alicia (#341), Alison (#289), Allie (#257) and Alyssa (#76), with Alice and Allie enjoying a revival in popularity. (2014 Birth Statistics)