What does Felicia mean?
Felicia [fe-li-cia] as a girls' name is pronounced feh-LEE-shah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Felicia is "lucky, fortunate, happy". Feminine of Felix, of medieval origin. Actress Phylicia Rashad.
Felicia▼ has 30 variants: Falecia, Faleece, Falicia, Falisha, Falishia, Felice, Feliciana, Felicidad, Felicie, Felicienne, Feliciona, Felicite, Felicity▲, Felis, Felisa, Felise, Felisha, Feliss, Felita, Feliz, Feliza, Felysse, Filicia, Filisha, Phalicia, Phalisha, Phelicia, Phylicia, Phyllicia and Phyllisha.
1 more alternative form via Phylicia: Philicia.Creative forms:
(female) Felidia, Felinia, ..
(male) Middle name pairings:
Felicia Ayanna (F.A.), ..
How popular is Felicia?
Felicia is a very popular first name for females (#283 out of 4276, Top 7%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#62577 out of 150436, Top 42%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Felicia reached its top position of #121 in the U.S. in the year 1991, but is not listed currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Felicity (#360 in 2015), Felita, Lecia, Phylicia, Felisha, Felisa, Felicie and Felice are the prominent varying forms of Felicia rated in the Top 2000. Adoption of these forms of Felicia reached its highest 3 decades ago (median #1520) and is now much less (#1817, ▼68.8%), with the form Felicia becoming somewhat dated. Felicity is the most contemporarily stylish baby name among these.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Adelicia, Alicia▼, Allicia, Belicia, Benicia, Celicia, Cericia, Cilicia, Dalicia, Delicia, Elicia, Felicita, Felicitas, Felina, Felipa, Felipina, Fericka (see Farica), Flick, Flicka, Gelilia, Jalicia, Keicia, Leticia▼, Malicia, Melicia, Melitia, Mellicia, Salicia, Talicia, Tenicia and Venicia. These names tend to be less commonly used than Felicia.See names in meaning and etymology.