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What does Delfina mean?

Delfina Pronunciation of Delfina as a girls' name is pronounced del-FEEN-ah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Delfina is "dolphin". Variant of Delphine, the name of the 13th-century French saint. Delphi (DEL-fye) refers to the oracle of Delphi on Mount Parnassus.


ASSOCIATED WITH saint, oracle (wisdom), mount


VARIANTS Delphi, Delphia, Delphine

RELATIONS VIA DELPHINE Delfa, Delfin, Delfine, Delfyne, Delpha, Delphina, Delphinea, Delphinia



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How popular is Delfina?

Delfina is a very popular first name for women (#1363 out of 4276, Top 32%) but a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Delfina reached its apex position of #931 in the U.S. in the 1920s, but is not found in the list currently. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Delfina name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

Prominent alternative forms of Delfina rated in the Top 2000 are Delpha, Delphia and Delphine. Other forms, like Delphinia, are uncommon. These relations of Delfina were favored as birth names during the years 1920-1929 (MEDIAN #792), but now, versions such as Delphia have become somewhat dated.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Delfina, Delpha, Delphia, Delphine in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Delfina and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Bellina, Celina, Cellina, Dalina, Dallina, Delaina, Delaine, Delainy, Delana, Delayna, Delcina, Delcine, Deleena, Delena, Delia, Delila, Delina, Delinda, Deline, Delisa, Deliza, Dellina, Delline, Delmira, Delsine (see Dulce), Destina, Devina, Dulcina, Felina, Helaina, Helmina, Jelina, Kellina, Melaina, Melina, Mellina, Melvina, Selina, Zelaina and Zelina. These names tend to be less commonly used than Delfina.