What does Octavia mean?
Octavia [oc-tavia] as a girls' name is pronounced ock-TAHV-yah, ock-TAY-vee-ah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Octavia is "eighth". Feminine of Octavius. A clan name of Roman emperors used often in Victorian times.
Related girl name: Tertia.Creative forms:
(female) Oceavia, Octatia, ..
(male) Octadi, Octavin, .. Middle name pairings:
Octavia Kelly (O.K.), ..
How popular is Octavia?
Octavia is a very popular first name for females (#1002 out of 4276, Top 23%) but a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Octavia reached its highest position of #380 in the U.S. in the 1880s, and is at #1364 presently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Tavia and Octavie are the prominent related forms of Octavia (#1364 via latest list). Adoption of these relations of Octavia was widespread among parents in the 1880s (usage of 0.02%) and has become significantly lower since (usage 0.01%, ▼68.7%).
Similar NamesRecommended names are Acacia, Acadia, Accalia, Atalia, Davia, Flavia, Latania, Latavia, Natacia, Natalia▲, Natania, Natasia, Natavia, Netania, Ocarina, Oceana, Oceania, Olevia, Olivia▲, Oracia, Oralia, Orania, Orasia, Oratia, Orazia, Orthia, Ostia, Ottalia, Ottilia, Otylia, Ourania, Ovalia, Pavia, Stacia, Stasia, Titania and Xavia. These names tend to be less commonly used than Octavia.