What does Felicity mean?
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.
Felicity has 1 masculine form: Felix.Kreatif forms: Faulicity, Felisti, Flacity. [more]
How popular is Felicity?
Felicity is an unusual given name for women. Felicity is an equally uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Felicity for girls. Felicity entered the list in 1998 and reached its peak position of #390 in the U.S. in the year 1999, and is presently at #497. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Felicity and corresponding names. Popular variation forms of Felicity (#497 a year ago) rated in the Top 1000 are Felicita and Felicia. Adoption of these relations of Felicity was common among parents in 1999 (adoption of 0.4%) and is somewhat less today (adoption 0.17%, ▼58%). Felicia is more universally found than the rest, although Felicity seems to be gaining favor too, while Felicia and Felicita are no longer trendy. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Suggested similar baby names are Belicia, Celicia, Delicia, Falicia, Felice, Feliciana, Felicidad, Felicie, Feliciona, Felipina, Felita, Filicia and Melicia. These names tend to be more commonly used than Felicity.