What does Georgia mean?
Georgia [geor-gia] as a girls' name is pronounced JOR-jah. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Georgia is "farmer". Latinate feminine form of George. Name of a fifth-century French saint. Painter Georgia O'Keefe.
Georgia has 24 variants: Georgeana, Georgeann, Georgeanne, Georgena, Georgene, Georgetta, Georgette▼, Georgi, Georgiana▼, Georgianna▼, Georgianne, Georgie▼, Georgienne, Georgina, Georgina, Georgine, Georgy, Georgyana, Georgyann, Georgyanne, Giorgia, Giorgina, Giorgyna and Jorgina.
Related girl name: Jeorjia.Creative forms:
(female) Georga, Gergia, ..
(male) Georgil, Georwin, .. Middle name pairings:
Georgia Carsyn (G.C.), ..
How popular is Georgia?
Georgia is a very prominent first name for females (#231 out of 4276, Top 5%) and also a very prominent last name for all people (#23480 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Georgia was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its highest rank of #85 in the U.S. then, and is at #230 presently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Popular varying forms of Georgia (#230 the previous year) listed in the Top 2000 are Georgina (#1652 the previous year), Georgiana (#1769), Georgianna, Georgianne, Georgie, Georgine, George, Georgeanne, Georgene, Georgetta, Georgette and Georgeann. These forms of Georgia were favored as birth names 135 years ago (median #1149) and have become much less popular since (#1819, ▼65%), with forms such as Georgiana becoming somewhat outmoded.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Adoria, Argia, Cearia, Ceria, Cerria, Cordia, Deloria, Detria, Doria, Dorria, Floria, Geenia, Geerda (see Gerda), Gelilia, Genesia, Genevia, Genia, Genisia, Geonna, Georgeina, Geovana, Gerda, Geri, Gerica, Gerie, Gerika, Gerri, Gerrica, Gerrie, Gerta, Gertie▼, Gertina, Gingia, Gioia, Glora, Glorea, Gloreya, Glori, Gloria▼, Glorie, Glorra, Glorria, Glorya, Goldia, Gormla, Gregoria, Hermia, Kerria, Leonia, Loria, Mercia, Moraia, Moria, Onoria, Pelagia, Persia, Petria, Portia, Refugia, Seeria, Tercia, Tersia, Tertia, Thordia and Toria. These names tend to be less frequently used than Georgia.