Meaning and name origin
Olympia \o-lym-pia, ol(y)-mpia\ as a girl's 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.
There is 1 masculine form of Olympia: Olimpio.
Olympia is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2293 out of 4276, Top 54%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Olympia for girls (2014 statistics).