Meaning and Name Origin
Dacia \d(a)-cia\ as a girls' name is pronounced DAY-sha. It is of Latin origin. Place name: Dacia was a Roman province which was where Romania is now. May be used in reference to Dasius or Datius, saint's names from the fourth and sixth centuries. Also used as a variant of Candace. See also Deja.
Dacia has 1 variant: Daysha.
For more information, see also the related girl name Dacey.
Dacia has 39 more alternative forms via Candace, Deja: Caddy, Canda, Candaice, Candance, Candas, Candase, Candayce, Candee, Candelle, Candi▼, Candice▼, Candie, Candis, Candiss, Candra, Candy▼, Candyce, Dace, Dacee, Dacey, Dacie, Dacy, Daija, Daijah, Dajah, Deianeira, Deija, Deijah, Dejah▼, Dejanae, Dejanee, Dejanique, Dejanira, Deyanira, Kandace▼, Kandice▼, Kandiss, Kandy and Kanticia.
Dacia is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3138 out of 4276, Top 73%) but a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Dacia and corresponding names. Popular varying forms of Dacia (#unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000 are Candace, Candi, Candice, Candis, Candy, Daija, Daijah, Deja, Dejah, Deyanira, Kandace, Kandice and Kandy. These girl names reached the top of their popularity during the years 1980-1989 and have become much less widespread since, with versions such as Candy, Deja, Dejah, Kandace and Kandice becoming somewhat outmoded. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Dacia is pronounced similarly to Dasha, Datia, Decia and Docia▼. Other suggested similar baby names are Cacia, Dalia▼, Damia, Dania▼, Darcia, Daria▼, Dasie, Dasya, Davia, Decca, Decka, Docie, Dosia, Kacia and Tacia. These names tend to be less commonly used than Dacia.