Meaning and name origin
Delia \d(e)-lia\ as a girl's name is pronounced DEEL-yah. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Delia is "from Delos". Mythology: the island of Delos was Artemis's birthplace. Delias is also used as a short form of Cordelia and Adelia. Author Delia Ephron.
Delia is a very popular first name for females (#462 out of 4276, Top 11%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#9041 out of 88799, Top 10%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Delia for girls. Delia reached its highest rank of #141 in the U.S. in 1880-1889. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Delia and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Amelia (#15), Cordelia (#993), Delia and Adelia. (2014 statistics).
Delia▼ is also pronounced similarly to Dahlia▲, Daleia, Dalia▼, Daliah, Daliya, Dalla, Dalya, Dela, Delie, Della▼, Delli, Delly, Diella, Dila, Dilla and Dola. Other suggested similar baby names are Belia, Celia▼, Decia, Del, Delfa, Delila, Delina, Delis, Delisa, Deliz, Deliza, Dell▼, Delle, Delma▼, Delta, Demia, Denia, Helia, Lelia▼, Melia, Nelia, Pelia, Selia and Zelia. These names tend to be less commonly used than Delia.