Meaning and name origin
Demetria \d(e)-met-ria, dem(e)-tria\ as a girl's name is pronounced da-MEE-tree-ah. It is of Greek origin. Feminine of Demetrius. Greek mythology: Demeter was the goddess of corn and harvest, and mother of Persephone. Her Roman name is Demetrius, from the root word for "cereal". See also Demi and Deitra.
Demetria is a very popular first name for females (#1070 out of 4276, Top 25%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Demetria for girls. Demetria reached its highest rank of #573 in the U.S. in 1970-1979. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Demetria and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Demi (#632) and Demetria. (2014 statistics).