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pinWhat does Zelia mean?

Zelia /ze-lia/ as a girls' name. Possibly from Solenne (French) "solemn", a saint's name. Also possibly (Greek) "zeal, envy" or a variant of Cecilia (Latin) "blind". Uncommon.


Zelia has 9 variants: Zailie, Zalia, Zaylia, Zele, Zelene, Zelie, Zelina, Zeline and Zelleana.

Zelia has 28 more relations via Cecilia, Solenne: Cacelia, Cecelia, Cecil, Cecila, Ceclia, Cecylia, Ceil, Ceila, Ceilia, Cela, Cele, Celia, Celie, Celli, Cellie, Cesia, Cesya, Cili, Cilia, Cilka, Cilla, Kekilia, Kikelia, Secelia, Seelia, Seelie, Selia and Sesilia.

Kreatif forms: Zohlia, Zulia. [more]

pinHow popular is Zelia?

Zelia is an unusual first name for women. Zelia is an equivalently uncommon surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Shown below is the baby name history of Zelia for girls. Zelia was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its highest rank of #995 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Zelia name in U.S.

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

Prominent alternative forms of Zelia ranked in the Top 1000 are Cecilia (#206 last year), Cecelia (#572), Celia (#788), Ceil and Cecil. Other variants, like Cili, are seldom used. These forms of Zelia were at the apex of their popularity a century ago (median #442) and are somewhat less common today (#761, 57.1% less). Cecilia has been the most prevalent, though Cecelia has gained in usage, while forms such as Celia have lost favor.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Zelia, Cecelia, Cecil, Cecilia, Ceil, Celia in U.S.

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

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Zelia is alike in pronunciation to Ceili, Seila, Sela, Selie, Seula, Silia, Siliya, Sillia, Silya, Sula, Sylwia, Xyla, Xylia, Zila, Zilla, Zillah, Zoela, Zoelie, Zola, Zolia and Zylia. Other recommended similar baby names are Allia, Belia, Belvia, Betia, Ceria, Deelia, Delia, Emelia, Evelia, Femia, Filia, Galia, Genia, Helia, Hellia, Julia, Kecia, Keelia, Kenia, Kesia, Kevia, Lalia, Lelia, Lesia, Lexia, Malia, Media, Meelia, Melia, Nelia, Odelia, Pelia, Phelia, Shelia, Tulia, Weslia, Xenia, Yulia, Zakia, Zaria, Zeba, Zeena, Zeeva, Zelaina, Zelda, Zelima, Zellda, Zelma, Zelmah, Zenia, Zenina, Zenna, Zeta and Zylina. These names tend to be more commonly used than Zelia.