What does Alyda mean?
Alyda /aly-da/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Latin origin, and the name Alyda means "small winged one". Alyda is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -yda, of Alida (Latin): also transcription of Alda.
Alyda has 43 more alternative forms via Alida: Adela▼, Adelina▲, Adelita, Adellyna, Adellyta, Adelyna, Adelyta, Alda▼, Aldina, Aldine, Aldona, Aldonna, Aldyne, Aleta▼, Aletta, Alette, Alita, Allda, Alldina, Alldine, Alldona, Alldonna, Alldyne, Alleda, Allida, Allidia, Allyda, Dela, Della▼, Dila, Dilla, Elita, Leda▼, Ledah, Lida▼, Lidah, Lita, Lyda▼, Lydah, Oleda, Oleta▼, Oletta and Olette.Kreatif forms: Alydra. [more]
How popular is Alyda?
Alyda is an unusual given name for females. Alyda is an unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent varying forms of Alyda (not ranked) are Adela, Adelina (#531 last year), Alda, Aleta, Alida, Della, Elida, Leda, Lida, Lyda and Oleta. Adoption of these girl names was at its peak during the years 1890-1899 (usage of 0.3759%) and is now much less (usage 0.0426%, down 88.7%), with forms like Elida, Leda, Lida, Lyda and Oleta falling out of style. Adelina (#531) is the most chic name for newborns among these, with this name undergoing a rekindling in usage. Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of Alyda and associated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Alyda is pronounced similarly to Olida. Other suggested similar baby names are Aldea, Allta, Alta▼, Altha▼, Alya, Alyna, Alysa▼, Alyza and Ayda. These names tend to be more frequently used than Alyda.