Meaning and name origin
Argelia \a-rge-lia, ar-gelia\ as a girl's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Argelia is "silver". Argelia is a variant of Argenta (Latin): the country of Argentina is named for the silver its early Spanish settlers hoped to find there, but did not.
Argelia is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3185 out of 4276, Top 74%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Argelia for girls. Argelia has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (2014 statistics).