What does Licia mean?
Licia [li-cia] 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.
Associated with: ancient.
(female) Licil, Liecia, ..
(male) Licas, Liciaan, ..
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. Demographics)
Displayed below is a comparison of the statistics of Licia and corresponding names. Prominent variation forms of Licia (not ranked) are Alecia, Alica, Alicia (#341 in recent rankings), Alisia, Alycia, Elicia, Felicia, Lecia, Leisha, Lesha and Lesia. These relations of Licia reached the peak of their popularity in the 1980s (average #1308) and are now much less widespread (#1849, 92% less usage), with forms such as Felicia becoming less stylish. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Licia is pronounced similarly to Licha, Lichah, Lisha, Lucia▲, Lucza and Lycia. Other suggested similar names are Cacia, Cilia, Decia, Docia▼, Ginia, Gioia, Jinia, Jioia, Jocia, Kacia, Keicia, Kicia, Laci▼, Lacie, Lacina, Lakia, Lalia, Laticia, Leia▲, Leticia▼, Lexia, Lia▲, Liana▲, Lida▼, Lidia, Lidie, Lidija, Liesa, Ligia, Lila▲, Lili, Lilia▲, Lilian▲, Lilias, Lilie, Lina, Linda▼, Linna, Liora, Liri, Lisa▼, Lissa, Lita, Liva, Livia▲, Livija, Livya, Liya, Liza▼, Loria, Luci, Lucida, Lucie, Lucila, Lucina, Lucita, Lygia, Lyria, Lyricia, Lyvia, Nicia, Nidia, Nikia, Richia, Silia, Siria, Tricia▼, Vitia and Vivia. These names tend to be more frequently used than Licia.