What does Xia mean?
Xia /xia/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Greek derivation, and the meaning of the name Xia is "guest, stranger". Xia is a version of Xenia (Greek). Compare surname Xie.
How popular is Xia?
Xia is an uncommon first name for women but a very popular last name for all people (#14745 out of 150436, Top 10%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the girl name Xia and corresponding names. Zina, Zena, Xiomara and Xena are the popular alternative forms of Xia (not in Top 1000) listed in the Top 1000. Forms like Zaina are uncommon. Usage of these girl names was at its apex during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.0758%) and has become less since, with the forms Xiomara, Xena and Zena becoming less trendy. (2014 Birth Statistics)