Meaning and Name Origin
For more on this name, see also the related girl name Theodora.
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. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Theda for girls. Theda was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its top position of #485 in the U.S. during the years 1920-1929, but is not ranked currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of Theda and related names. Prominent varying forms of Theda are Docia, Theodora and Theodosia. Usage of these girl names reached its peak during the years 1880-1889 and is now significantly less, with the versions Docia, Theda, Theodora and Theodosia becoming less stylish. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)