Meaning and Name Origin
Aurelia \a(u)-re-lia\ as a girls' name is pronounced aw-REEL-yah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Aurelia is "golden". Feminine of Aurelio. Name of several minor early saints. Revived as a given name in the 17th century.
Aurelia▼ has 25 variants: Aranka, Arela, Areli, Arelie, Arella, Arely▲, Aural, Auralia, Aurea▼, Aurel, Aureliana, Aurelie, Aurelina, Aurellia, Aurene, Auriel, Auriella, Aurielle, Aurita, Irelee, Ora▼, Oralia▼, Oralie, Orel and Orelia.
Aurelia is a very prominent first name for women (#898 out of 4276, Top 21%) and a slightly less prominent surname for all people (#58680 out of 88799, Top 66%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Aurelia for girls. Aurelia reached its apex position of #415 in the U.S. during 1900-1909, and is at #832 presently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Aurelia and associated names. Prominent alternative forms of Aurelia (#832 a year ago) rated in the Top 1000 are Arely (#737 a year ago), Oralia, Ora, Aurea and Areli. Usage of these girl names reached its highest during the years 1930-1939 and is now significantly less, with the forms Ora, Aurea, Oralia and Aurelia becoming less trendy. Arely (#737) is the most trendy girl name in this list. (2014 Birth Statistics)