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What does Delta mean?

Delta Pronunciation of Delta [delta] as a girls' name is pronounced DEL-tah. It is of Greek origin. Fourth letter of the Greek alphabet. May also be a place name, as in the Mississippi Delta. Actress Delta Burke.

Associated with: greek.


Delta has 1 variant: Dellta.

Creative forms:
(female) Delde, Deta, ..

(male) Deld, Deltad, ..

Middle name pairings:
Delta Kataleya (D.K.), ..

How popular is Delta?

Delta is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2197 out of 4276, Top 51%) but a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Delta reached its highest position of #842 in the U.S. during 1900-1909, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Delta name in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Allta, Alta, Beata, Belita, Berta, Betta, Cetta, Dalla, Dalma, Dalya, Deana, Debra, Decia, Decka, Deelia, Deena, Deetra, Deija, Deitra, Deka, Dela, Delana, Delara, Delena, Delfa, Delia, Delie, Delila, Delina, Delis, Deliz, Deliza, Della, Delle, Delma, Delora, Delpha, Delya, Demia, Dena, Denia, Denita, Denna, Deona, Desma, Dessa, Detta, Deva, Dextra, Diella, Dilla, Dola, Felita, Geeta, Gerta, Jetta, Leeta, Leota, Letta, Melita, Melyta, Meta, Meyta, Nesta, Netta, Peta, Reeta, Reita, Retta, Teeta, Vesta, Veta, Zeeta, Zeta and Zetta. These names tend to be less frequently used than Delta.

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