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pinWhat does Augusta mean?

Augusta /au-gus-ta/ as a girls' name is pronounced aw-GUS-tah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Augusta is "great, magnificent".

Feminine of August or Augustus. Imported to England by the German mother of George III. Literary: P.G. Wodehouse's foppish hero Bertie Wooster had a terrifying Aunt Augusta, possibly giving the name a slightly intimidating connotation. Popular in Britain toward the end of the 19th century.


Augusta has 17 variants: Agostina, Agustina, Asta, Auguste, Augustia, Augustina, Augustine, Augustyna, Augustyne, Austina, Austine, Austyna, Austyne, Gus, Gussie, Gusta and Tina.

Augusta has 1 masculine form: August.

Kreatif forms: Algusta, Augusa, Augustaau. [more]

pinHow popular is Augusta?

Augusta is a very popular first name for females (#900 out of 4276, Top 21%) and also a very popular last name for both adults and children (#21694 out of 150436, Top 14%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Shown below is the baby name history of Augusta for girls. Augusta reached its highest rank of #117 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 1000 Names, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Augusta name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Augusta outside U.S.

Gusta, Tina, Gussie, Augustine and Agustina are the popular variation forms of Augusta. These relations of Augusta were popular as baby names a century ago (median #579) and are now less common.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Augusta, Agustina, Augustine, Gussie, Gusta, Tina in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Augusta and related baby names outside U.S.

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