What does Latoya mean?
Latoya /la-toya/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced la-TOY-ah. It is of Spanish origin, and the meaning of Latoya is "victorious one". Derived from a short form of Victoria, or a blend of La- with Toya. Made familiar by Latoya Jackson, sister of singer Michael Jackson.
Related girl name: Latona.
Latoya▼ has 42 more related forms via La-, Toya, Victoria: Lacacia, Lacinda, Lacoya, Laday, Ladonya, Lajuana, Lakia, Lanae, Lanai, Lanesha, Lanessa, Lanika, Lanisha, Lanita, Laporsha, Laquana, Laquita, Larae, Laray, Laree, Larhonda, Larisha, Laronda, Lashae, Latanya▼, Latasha▼, Latavia, Latifah▼, Latina, Latisha▼, Latonia, Latonya▼, Latrice▼, Latricia, Latrisha, Lavonda, Lavonna, Lavonne▼, Lawanda▼, Toia, Toya and Vitoria.Kreatif forms: Laitoya, Lletoya, Lutoya. [more]
How popular is Latoya?
Latoya is a very popular first name for females (#372 out of 4276, Top 9%) but a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Latoya for girls. Latoya was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its highest position of #101 in the U.S. in the 1980s, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Popular alternative forms of Latoya appearing in the Top 1000 are Victoria (#19 last year), Latricia, Latrice, Lavonne, Lawanda, Toya, Latonya, Latasha, Latanya, Latifah, Latisha, Latonia and Laquita. Variants like Laday are seldom used. Usage of these girl names reached its highest during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.4447%) and is now much lower (usage 0.0701%, down 84.2%), with versions such as Latanya, Latifah, Latisha, Latasha and Latonya falling out of fashion. Victoria (#19) is the most contemporarily stylish girl name here. Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the girl name Latoya and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)