Meaning and Name Origin
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 (#38710 out of 88799, Top 44%). (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 popularity of the girl name Alicia and related names. Popular related forms of Alicia (#341 the previous year) rated in the Top 1000 are 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. These girl names reached the top of their popularity in 1990 and are now significantly less popular, 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)