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Lydia meaning and name origin

Lydia \l(y)-dia\ as a girl's name is pronounced LED-ee-ah. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Lydia is "from Lydia". From Ludia. Place name: Lydia was an area of Asia known for its two rich kings, Midas and Croesus. Biblical: a Christian woman called a "seller of purple" and described as a woman of business, probably affluent. Cookbook author Lydie Marshall.

Lydia has 5 variant forms: Lidia, Lidie, Lidija, Lyda and Lydie.

Baby names that sound like Lydia are Lyda, Lydie and Lidia. Other similar baby names are Lygia, Lyvia, Lycia, Lyria and Nydia.


Popularity of Lydia

Lydia is a very popular first name for women (#243 out of 4276) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#43037 out of 88799) (1990 U.S. Census).

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


Top 1000 ranking of Lydia name in U.S.
Top 100 ranking of Lydia outside U.S.

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