What does Demetria mean?
Demetria /deme-tria/ [4 sylls.] as a girls' 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.
How popular is Demetria?
Demetria is a very prominent first name for women (#1070 out of 4276, Top 25%) but an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Demetria for girls. Demetria entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its top position of #573 in the U.S. during the years 1970-1979, but is not listed currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Demi (#632 the previous year) is the only other popular varying form of Demetria rated in the Top 1000. Forms like Demiana are uncommon. These girl names reached the height of their popularity in the year 1991 (usage of 0.26%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.184%, down 29.2%), with the form Demetria becoming less stylish. Demi (#632) is the most contemporarily stylish name for newborns among these, with this name going through a rebound in popularity. Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the girl name Demetria and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)