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pinWhat does Allegra mean?

Allegra /al-le-gra/ as a girls' name is pronounced ah-LAY-grah. It is of Italian origin, and the meaning of Allegra is "gay and jaunty".

The musical term "allegro" means "quickly, with a happy air". May have been originally coined as the name of Byron's illegitimate daughter in the 19th century. Ballerina Allegra Kent.


Allegra has 6 variants: Alegra, Alegria, Allegretta, Allie, Leggra and Legra.

Kreatif forms: Allegraau, Aloigra, Aulegra. [more]

pinHow popular is Allegra?

Allegra is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2596 out of 4276, Top 61%) and an even more prominent surname for all people (#38395 out of 150436, Top 26%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Allegra and associated names. Allie (#257 2 years ago) is the only prominent alternative form of Allegra (not ranked) ranked in the Top 1000. This relation of Allegra was favored by parents during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.861%) and is now significantly less widespread (usage 0.743%, 13.7%). (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Allie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Allegra and related baby names outside U.S.

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Allegra is pronounced similarly to Alegrya and Allegria. These names tend to be less commonly used than Allegra.