Meaning and Name Origin
Angelita \a-ngeli-ta, an-ge-lita\ as a name for girls has the meaning "messenger; angel, messenger of God". Angelita is a variant of Angela (Greek). Somewhat infrequent as a baby name. See also Elita.
Angelita▼ has 1 variant: Angeleta.
Angelita▼ has 45 more related variations via Angela: Aingeal, Andjelija, Andjelka, Ange, Angel▲, Angele, Angelee, Angelena, Angelene, Angeles, Angeli, Angelia▼, Angelica▲, Angelika, Angeliki, Angelina▲, Angeline▼, Angelique▲, Angell, Angella, Angelle, Angellina, Angelyn, Angelynn, Angie▼, Angil, Angila, Angla, Anglea, Angy, Angyola, Aniela, Anjel, Anjela, Anjelica▼, Anjelika, Anjewela, Anngela, Anngil, Anngilla, Anngiola, Annijilla, Annjela, Gelya and Tangela.
Angelita is a very popular first name for females (#943 out of 4276, Top 22%) but a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Angelita for girls. Angelita was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its highest rank of #530 in the U.S. during 1930-1939, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the girl name Angelita and related names. Popular alternative forms of Angelita are Angelina (#153 in 2014), Angela (#191), Angel (#275), Angelique (#413), Angelica (#437), Angie (#550), Angeline (#847), Tangela, Anjelica, Angeles and Angelia. Adoption of these girl names reached its apex during 1970-1979 and is somewhat lower today, with the versions Angie, Angeline, Anjelica, Angelita and Angelia becoming somewhat outmoded. The trendier girl names in this compilation are Angelique (#413), Angela (#191), Angelina (#153), Angel (#275) and Angelica (#437), with Angelica and Angelina undergoing a rekindling in usage. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
A suggested similar baby name is Angelea. This name tends to be less commonly used than Angelita.