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What does Theda mean?

Theda Pronunciation of Theda [the-da] as a girls' name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Theda is "people". From "theod". Also possibly short form of Theodosia. Exotic silent film celebrity Theda Bara. Also form of Theodora.


VARIANTS Theida, Thida, Theta


(female) Thega, ..

(male) Thete, ..

Theda Katarina (T.K.), ..

How popular is Theda?

Theda is a very popular first name for women (#1391 out of 4276, Top 33%) but a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Theda reached its top position of #449 in the U.S. in the 1910s, but is not ranked currently. (2015 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Theda name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Theda outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Prominent varying forms of Theda appearing in the Top 2000 are Theodora and Theodosia. Adoption of these relations of Theda reached its peak during 1910-1919 (AVERAGE #758), but now, versions such as Theodora have become less stylish.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Theda, Theodora, Theodosia in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Theda and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Theda is alike in pronunciation to Thada, Thadda, Thaddea and Thadee. Other recommended sound-alike names are Aeeda, Ahuda, Aleda, Beda, Breda, Dreda, Freda, Heda, Ieeda, Jaeda, Leda, Meda, Neda, Oleda, Reda, Reeda, Rhoda, Tada, Tadda, Tea, Tedra, Teela, Teena, Teeta, Tena, Tera, Tesa, Teza, Thana, Thea, Thecla, Theia, Thekla, Thelma, Theo, Therma, Thersa, Thia, Thilda, Thora, Thyra, Tiera, Tilda, Trea, Treia, Trena, Tresa, Treva, Treya, Treza, Truda, Veda, Veeda and Vieda. These names tend to be less frequently used than Theda.

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