What does Angelina mean?
Angelina \a-ngeli-na, an-ge-lina\ as a name for girls. Angelina's root is Greek, and the meaning of the name Angelina is "messenger; angel, messenger of God". Angelina is a variant of Angela (Greek): from Church Latin.
Angelina has 44 more related variations via Angela: Aingeal, Andjelija, Andjelka, Ange, Angel, Angele, Angelee, Angelene, Angeles, Angeleta, Angeli, Angelia▼, Angelica, Angelika, Angeliki, Angeline▼, Angelique, Angelita▼, Angell, Angella, Angelle, Angelyn, Angelynn, Angie▼, Angil, Angila, Angla, Anglea, Angy, Angyola, Aniela, Anjel, Anjela, Anjelica▼, Anjelika, Anjewela, Anngela, Anngil, Anngilla, Anngiola, Annijilla, Annjela, Gelya and Tangela.
Angelina is a very prominent first name for females (#414 out of 4276, Top 10%) and also a very prominent last name for all people (#61376 out of 150436, Top 41%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Angelina for girls. Angelina reached its highest rank of #43 in the U.S. in 2005, and is at #153 presently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Angelina and related names. Popular alternative forms of Angelina (#153 last year) listed in the Top 1000 are Angel (#275 last year), Angela (#191), Angeles, Angelia, Angelica (#437), Angeline (#847), Angelique (#413), Angelita, Angie (#550), Anjelica and Tangela. Adoption of these girl names was at its most widespread during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.4552%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.3445%, down 24.3%), with the versions Angelia, Angeline, Angelita, Angie and Anjelica falling out of style. The more fashionable names for newborns here are Angel (#275), Angela (#191), Angelica (#437), Angelina (#153) and Angelique (#413), with Angelica and Angelina enjoying a revival in popularity. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A suggested similar baby name is Angelea. This name tends to be less frequently used than Angelina.