What does Licia mean?
Licia /li-cia/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced LEE-shah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Licia is "from Lycia". In ancient times, Lycia was a region of southwestern Asia Minor, and this place name is the source of Licia among Italian speakers. Nowadays, the English-speaking world considers the name as a short form of names like Alicia and Felicia.
Licia has 31 more different forms via Alicia, Felicia: Alecia▼, Aleecia, Alesia, Alica, Alisa▼, Alisha▼, Alishia, Alisia, Alissa▼, Allicia, Alycia▼, Alysa▼, Alysia▼, Elicia, Elisha▼, Falecia, Falicia, Felicie, Felis, Felisa, Felita, Feliz, Feliza, Filicia, Filisha, Lecia, Leisha, Lesha, Phalicia, Phelicia and Phylicia▼.Kreatif forms: Licil, Liecia. [more]
How popular is Licia?
Licia is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Licia is also an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of Licia and corresponding names. Prominent variation forms of Licia (not ranked) are Alecia, Alesia, Alica, Alicia (#341 in 2014), Alisa (#936), Alisha (#895), Alissa (#855), Alycia, Alysa, Alysia, Elisha, Felicia, Lesia and Phylicia. These girl names reached the peak of their popularity in the year 1990 (usage of 0.4127%) and are now much less widespread (usage 0.0695%, down 83.2%), with forms such as Alisha, Alissa, Elisha, Felicia and Phylicia becoming somewhat outmoded. Alicia (#341) is the most fashionable birth name here. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Licia is pronounced similarly to Licha, Lichah, Lisha, Lucia▲, Lucza and Lycia. Other suggested similar baby names are Kicia, Laci▼, Lacie▼, Lakia, Lexia, Lidia▼, Liesa, Ligia, Lilia, Lisa▼, Lissa, Livia▲, Liza▼, Luci, Lucie▼, Lygia and Nicia. These names tend to be more frequently used than Licia.