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Ida meaning and name origin

Ida \i-da\ as a girl's name is pronounced EYE-dah. It is of Old German and Greek origin, and the meaning of Ida is "hardworking". Also possibly from an Old English expression for "prosperous, happy". Mythology: a Greek nymph who cared for the infant Zeus on Mount Ida.

Ida has 2 variant forms: Idania and Idette.

For more information, see also the related name Idona.

Ida is also pronounced similarly to Ada, Adah, Adda, Adi, Adia, Ado, Ady, Aida, Auda, Ayda, Eda, Edda, Edi, Edy, Ieeda, Oda and Uda. Other suggested similar baby names are Idra, Ila, Ima, Ina, Inda, Ira, Isa, Ita and Iva.

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Popularity of Ida

Ida is a very popular first name for females (#183 out of 4276) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#40409 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Ida name for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Ida with its variant forms and related girl baby names.


Top 1000 ranking of Ida name in U.S.
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