Meaning and name origin
Olga \o-lga, ol-ga\ as a girl's name is pronounced OL-gah. It is of Old Norse and Scandinavian origin, and the meaning of Olga is "blessed, holy; successful". The Russian form of Helga. Popular in the Russian imperial family. The Russian Saint Olga was a princess from Kiev and a 10th-century Christian convert. Gymnast Olga Korbut.
Olga is a very popular first name for females (#277 out of 4276, Top 6%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Olga for girls. Olga reached its highest rank of #136 in the U.S. in 1910-1919. (2014 statistics).