What does Angelica mean?
Angelica [an-gel-i-ca] as a girls' name is pronounced an-JEL-ih-kah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Angelica is "angelic". Also Latinate elaboration of Angela. Angelique is a French form; Anjelika is Russian. Actress Anjelica Huston.
Associated with: russian.
25 more alternative forms via Angela: Andjelija, Angel, Angele, Angelee, Angelena, Angelene, Angeles, Angeleta, Angeli, Angelia▼, Angelina▼, Angeline▼, Angelita, Angell, Angella, Angelle, Angellina, Angelyn, Angelynn, Angila, Angla, Anglea, Aniela, Anjela and Anngela.Creative forms:
(female) Angelila, Angelima, ..
(male) Angelian, Angelpha, .. Middle name pairings:
Angelica Ivanna (A.I.), ..
How popular is Angelica?
Angelica is a very prominent first name for females (#390 out of 4276, Top 9%) and also a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#49671 out of 150436, Top 33%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Angelica was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its peak position of #97 in the U.S. in the year 1996, and is currently at #425. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Popular varying forms of Angelica (#425 from recent data) are Angelina (#164 from recent data), Angela (#220), Angel (#290), Angelique (#568), Angeline (#951), Angella, Anjelica, Anglea, Angelita, Angelika, Angele, Angelena, Angeles and Angelia. Other forms, like Angell, are uncommon. These relations of Angelica were popular as birth names 5 decades ago (adoption of 2.6%) and are now significantly less common (adoption 0.4%, 86.1% less), with versions like Angelia falling out of fashion.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Abbelina, Abelia, Adelia▼, Adelice, Adelicia, Adelina▲, Adelisa, Adelita, Adeliza, Aegeria, Aemelia, Aerica, Agilina, Alica, Amelia▲, Amelida, Amelina, Amelita, Ameliya, America, Anakela, Analia▼, Analicia, Analisa, Ancelote, Anela, Anelie, Anelisa, Anelise, Angelea, Angil, Angle, Angusina, Angyola (see Angela), Anica, Anjali, Anjel, Anjewela, Annalisa, Annelie, Annelisa, Annelise, Anngilla, Annica, Annjela, Annslea, Anselma, Anslea, Anslie, Antaliya (see Antalya), Arcelia, Ardelia, Argelia, Athelina, Audelia, Aurelia▲, Aurelina, Avelina, Azelia and Egelina. These names tend to be less frequently used than Angelica.