What does Victoria mean?
Victoria [vic-to-ria] as a girls' name is pronounced vic-TOR-ee-ah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Victoria is "conqueror". Feminine of Victor. Victoria was a goddess who smiled on the ancient Roman people for many centuries. Early Christians adopted the name, probably due to Saint Paul's praise of "God, which giveth us the victory". Royal associations from 19th-century England's Queen Victoria and the four-syllable pronunciation give Victoria an air of dignity, formality and distinction. Victoria's short forms and nicknames are very informal by contrast. See also Latoya. Actress Victoria Principal.
Victoria has 31 variants: Tori▼, Toria, Torie, Tory, Toya, Vic, Vicci, Vickee, Vickey, Vicki▼, Vickie▼, Vicky▼, Victoire, Victoriana, Victorie, Victorina, Victorine, Victory, Vika, Viki, Vikkey, Vikki, Vikky, Viktoria, Viktorija, Viktorina, Viktorine, Viktorka, Viqui, Vitoria and Vittoria.
1 more relation via Latoya: Latoria.
1 masculine form: Victor.Creative forms:
(female) Victotia, Virtoria, ..
(male) Vicdar, Victore, .. Middle name pairings:
Victoria Kamryn (V.K.), ..
How popular is Victoria?
Victoria is a very prominent first name for females (#116 out of 4276, Top 3%) and also a very prominent last name for all people (#6401 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Victoria reached its highest position of #16 in the U.S. in 1999, and is at #20 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Tori (#818 the previous year), Viktoria (#1844), Vicky (#1953), Victorine, Vikki, Vita, Vickie, Viki, Vicki, Ria, Latoya, Torie, Tory, Vickey, Toya and Latoria are the popular alternative forms of Victoria (#20 the previous year) appearing in the Top 2000. These forms of Victoria were popular as baby names in 1993 (usage of 1.2%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.6%, 49.8% less).
Similar NamesRecommended names are Anatolia, Antonia▼, Astria, Bithia, Caitria, Cicilia, Deloria, Detria, Dimetria, Dimitria, Doria, Eionia, Eldoria (see Eldora), Eustolia, Giorgia, Gloria▼, Hilaria, Jecholia, Jecolia, Jioia, Katria, Kiandria, Kicia, Kiria, Lacoria, Latoia, Latonia▼, Loria, Maccaria, Moria, Nicia, Nicosia, Nicotia (see Nicosia), Nikolia, Octavia, Petria, Richia, Scotia, Sicillia, Sidonia, Socaria, Tiberia, Titania, Valaria, Vallonia, Vallorie, Valonia, Valora, Valoria, Valorie, Valorya, Vannora, Vanora, Velora, Vesteria, Vica, Vicentia, Vicenza, Vicenzia (see Vicenza), Vichensa (see Vicenza), Vichensia (see Vicenza), Vidonia, Vidonya (see Vidonia), Viennia, Vigilia, Vincentia, Vincenzia, Vinetia (see Venetia), Viola▼, Viona, Viridia, Vitia, Vitka, Wistaria and Wisteria. These names tend to be less frequently used than Victoria.