What does Leticia mean?
Leticia /le-ti-cia/ as a name for girls. Leticia's root is Latin, and the meaning of the name Leticia is "happiness; joy". Leticia is a version of Latisha (American, Latin) with the prefix Le-. Leticia is also a form of Letitia (Latin): Latin transcription of the name. See also Lakeisha and Tisha.
Associated with: happiness (joy).
Leticia▼ has 16 more different relations via Latisha, Letitia: Laetitia, Laetizia, Latia, Latitia, Leta▼, Letha▼, Letice, Leticja, Letisha, Letizia, Letta, Lettice, Lettie▼, Lettisha, Lettitia and Letycja.Kreatif forms:
(female) Latcia, Loticia, ..
(male) Letila, Letinie, ..
How popular is Leticia?
Leticia is a very prominent first name for females (#386 out of 4276, Top 9%) but an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name statistics of Leticia for girls. Leticia entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its top position of #259 in the U.S. in the 1970s, and is presently at #1421. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the girl name Leticia and affiliated names. Lakeisha, Latia, Laticia, Latisha, Leta, Letha, Letisha, Letitia, Letta, Lettie and Tisha are the popular alternative forms of Leticia (#1421 via latest list). Adoption of these forms of Leticia was well-received among parents in the 1970s (adoption of 0.14%) and has become much reduced since (adoption 0.01%, 95.5% less), with versions like Lettie becoming less trendy.
Suggested similar names are Alicia▼, Attilia, Belicia, Benicia, Bernicia, Bethia, Betia, Catricia, Ceilia, Celicia, Cericia, Cilicia, Dalicia, Decia, Delicia, Felicia▼, Filicia, Gelilia, Genisia, Janicia, Jesscia (see Jessica), Jessicia, Kanicia, Kecia, Keicia, Kekilia, Ketzia, Kicia, Kinicia, Lakicia, Latina, Latricia, Lavinia▼, Lecia, Lecrecia, Leecea (see Licia), Leecia, Leelia, Leia▲, Leila▲, Leithia, Lekisha, Lelia▼, Lellia, Lenice, Leonia, Lerissa, Lethia, Levina, Levinia, Lexia, Licia, Lidia, Ligia, Lisia, Livia▲, Livinia, Lucilia, Luvinia, Lycia, Lyrica, Lyricia, Maricia, Melicia, Mellicia, Mercia, Netia, Nettia, Patricia▼, Petunia, Reginia, Sesilia, Tenicia, Venecia and Venicia. These names tend to be less commonly used than Leticia.