Meaning and Name Origin
Olympia \o-lym-pia, ol(y)-mpia\ as a girls' name is pronounced oh-LIM-pee-ah. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Olympia is "from Mount Olympus". A saint's name with its origin from mythology. Mount Olympus was the home of the ancient Greek gods. Actress Olympia Dukakis; Senator Olympia Snowe.
Olympia has 1 masculine form: Olimpio.
Olympia is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2293 out of 4276, Top 54%) but a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Olympia for girls. Olympia has not been recorded in the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)