What does Oria mean?
Oria /oria/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name. Oria's root is 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.
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)
Popular variation forms of Oria (not in Top 1000) are Aura, Aurea and Ora. Forms like Auriana are uncommon. Adoption of these girl names was at its most widespread during 1930-1939 (usage of 0.3823%) and has become much lower since, with the versions Aurea and Ora becoming less stylish. Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the girl name Oria and associated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Oria is pronounced similarly to Ara▼, Ari, Aria▲, Ariah▲, Arie▼, Ariya, Arria, Arya▲, Ira▼, Orah, Orra, Orya and Uriya. Other recommended similar baby names are Bria▲, Olia, Orfia, Orina, Orit, Orla, Orna, Orpa and Orsa. These names tend to be more commonly used than Oria.