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Altha

What does Altha mean?

Altha Pronunciation of Altha [al-tha] as a girls' name is a Latin and Greek name, and the name Altha means "high, elevated; healing herb". Altha is an alternate form of Alta (Latin): short version of Altagracia. Altha is also a variation of Althea (Greek): from Althaia.

Associated with: greek, high (great), healing (life), herb (tree).

Variations

Altha has 5 variants: Althaea, Althaia, Althia, Eltha and Elthea.

3 more related forms via Alta, Althea: Allta, Altheda and Althelia.

Creative forms:
(female) Alatha, Antha, ..

(male) Alcho, Althai, ..

Middle name pairings:
Altha Karley (A.K.), ..

How popular is Altha?

Altha is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2467 out of 4276, Top 58%) but a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Altha reached its apex position of #524 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Altha name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Altha outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Alta, Althea (#1640 a year ago) and Eltha are the popular variation forms of Altha rated in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Elthea, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Altha was more pronounced a century ago (usage of 0.11%) and is now significantly less (usage 0.01%, 95% less), with versions such as Alta becoming less trendy.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Altha, Alta, Althea, Eltha in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Agetha, Agotha, Aisha, Alah, Alaia, Alala, Alathea, Alathia, Alaya, Alba, Alda, Aldea, Aleda, Aleea, Aleka, Alena, Alesha, Aleta, Aletea, Aletha, Alethea, Alethia, Aletia, Aletta, Alexa, Alfa, Alia, Alica, Alida, Alika, Alima, Alita, Alithea, Alithia, Alitia, Alitza, Aliya, Aliza, Alla, Allda, Allia, Allma, Alma, Aloha, Aloma, Alona, Alpha, Alufa, Alura, Alva, Alya, Alyda, Alyna, Alysha, Alyza, Anthe, Anthea, Anthia, Antia, Aretha, Arletha, Artha, Artia, Asha, Asta, Atha, Aysha, Azha, Betha, Caltha, Elsha, Ertha, Etha, Katha and Retha. These names tend to be less commonly used than Altha.

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