What does Oria mean?
Oria [oria] as a girls' name has its root in Latin, and Oria means "wind; sunrise". Oria is an alternate form of Aura (Latin). Oria is also a derivative of Oriana (Latin): from the same root as Aurora.
Associated with: sunrise (dawn).
(female) Oreia, Orta, ..
(male) Oriaos, Orri, ..
How popular is Oria?
Oria is an uncommon given name for women but a very popular last name for all people (#59611 out of 150436, Top 40%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Oria (not in Top 2000) are Aura, Ora and Oriana (#1962 in recent rankings). Other forms, like Orianna, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Oria was at its most widespread 125 years ago (median #1053) and has become much reduced since, with the version Ora becoming less stylish. Below is a graphed analysis of the history of the girl name Oria and associated names. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Oria is pronounced similarly to Airi, Ara▼, Ari▲, Aria▲, Ariah▲, Arie, Ariya▲, Ariyah▲, Arria, Arrie, Arya▲, Eira, Iara, Ira▼, Orah, Orra, Orya, Uira, Uriya, Yaira, Yara and Yeira. Other recommended names are Adria, Ardia, Argia, Asia▼, Bria▼, Daria, Doria, Elia, Gaia, Joia, Kaia▲, Kiria, Kyria, Loria, Lyria, Maria▼, Nia▲, Oba, Oda, Ofira, Ofra, Olia, Olina, Olla, Olva, Oma▼, Oni, Onie▼, Onita, Oona, Oralia, Orel, Orfea, Orfia, Orilla, Orina, Orit, Orla, Orli, Orna, Orpa, Orsa, Orthia, Oula, Ozma, Ria, Saria, Siria, Syria, Thia, Tia▼, Toria and Treia. These names tend to be more commonly used than Oria.See names in meaning and etymology.