Meaning and name origin
Atlanta \a-tlan-ta, at-la-nta\ as a girl's name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Atlanta is "secure, immovable". Atlanta is a variant of Atalanta (Greek); Greek mythology: Atalanta was an athletic young maiden huntress who refused to marry any man who couldn't beat her in a foot race.
Atlanta is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Atlanta for girls. Atlanta has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
A suggested similar baby name is Atlante. Like Atlanta, this name is not commonly used.