What does Tilda mean?
(female) Tilla, Tilte, ..
(male) Tildi, Tilta, .. Middle name pairings:
Tilda Jacelyn (T.J.), ..
How popular is Tilda?
Tilda is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3846 out of 4276, Top 90%) but a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Tilda reached its apex position of #497 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Matilda (#535 from current records), Tilly, Tillie and Tilde are the popular alternative forms of Tilda appearing in the Top 2000. Usage of these relations of Tilda reached its highest in the 1880s (average #954) and is now significantly diminished (#1707, ▼86.3%), with forms like Matilda becoming somewhat dated.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Aida, Alda▼, Allda, Awilda, Cinda, Elda▼, Gilda▼, Golda▼, Hilda▼, Hinda, Holda, Hulda▼, Hylda, Kelda, Lida▼, Linda▼, Milada, Minda, Nelda▼, Niada, Nilda, Nillda (see Nilda), Rida, Selda, Tada, Tadda, Talea, Talia▲, Talma, Talya, Telca, Telka, Telma, Thada, Theda▼, Thida, Tia▼, Tiana, Tiara▼, Tiera, Tikva, Tina▼, Tinka, Tiona, Tirza, Tisa, Tisha▼, Tita, Tola, Truda, Tsila, Tula, Tulia, Tulla, Tulya, Twila▼, Twilla, Tyla, Tzila, Valda, Velda▼, Vida▼, Vieda, Walda, Welda, Wilda▼, Willda, Wylda and Zelda▲. These names tend to be less commonly used than Tilda.See names in meaning and etymology.