Meaning and name origin
Felicity \f(e)-lici-ty, fel(i)-city\ as a girl's name is pronounced fa-LISS-a-tee. It is of Old French and Latin origin, and the meaning of Felicity is "lucky". From "felicitas" (see Felix). A virtue name first used in the 17th century. It is also the English form of the Late Latin personal name Felicitas, which was the name of several early saints. Flick is the pet form.
There is 1 masculine form of Felicity: Felix.
Felicity is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Felicity for girls. Felicity reached its highest rank of #390 in the U.S. in 1999. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Felicity and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Felicity (#497), Felicita and Felicia. (2014 statistics).