What does Delicia mean?
Delicia [deli-cia] as a girls' name is pronounced de-LEE-shah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Delicia is "pleasure, delight". Used in the Roman Empire, and may be considered a modern-day elaboration of Alicia. Variant forms are blends of De- plus various name endings.
Delicia has 22 variants: Dalicia, Dalise, Dalisha, Dalisse, Dee▼, Deedee, Dela, Delice, Delis, Delisa, Delise, Delisha, Delissa, Deliz, Deliza, Della▼, Dellis, Dellise, Delyse, Delysia, Delyssa and Didi.Creative forms:
(female) Delilia, Dilicia, ..
(male) Delimi, Deliri, .. Middle name pairings:
Delicia Hana (D.H.), ..
How popular is Delicia?
Delicia is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2837 out of 4276, Top 66%) but an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Delicia was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its top position of #1430 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Popular alternative forms of Delicia are Alicia (#365 via latest list), Della (#1178), Delisa, Delinda, Delina, Denita, Lecia, Elicia, Denisha, Delena, Alycia, Alisia, Alica, Dee, Deedee, Delana, Dela and Alecia. Other variants, like Licia, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Delicia reached its highest in the 1980s (median #1620) and has become significantly less since (#1870, ▼89.4%).
Similar NamesRecommended names are Adelicia, Belicia, Benicia, Celicia, Cericia, Cilicia, Decia, Delcina, Delia▼, Delila, Deloria, Delphia▼, Denica, Derica, Dericka, Dinicia, Domicia (see Domitilla), Dulcea, Dulci, Dulcia, Dulcie, Dulsia, Falicia, Felicia▼, Felicie, Felicita, Filicia, Gelilia, Jalicia, Keicia, Leticia▼, Malicia, Melicia, Melitia, Mellicia, Phelicia, Salicia, Talicia, Tenicia and Venicia. These names tend to be less frequently used than Delicia.See names in meaning and etymology.