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What does Hypatia mean?

Hypatia Pronunciation of Hypatia as a girls' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Hypatia is "highest". From hypatos. Hypatia of Alexandria was a fifth-century BC woman known as a mathematician, philosopher and astronomer. A novel was written about her in 1853 by Charles Kingsley.


ASSOCIATED WITH greek, novel (literary)


VARIANTS Hypacia, Hypasia, Patsy



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How popular is Hypatia?

Hypatia is an uncommon first name for women. Hypatia is an equivalently unique last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

The only popular related form of Hypatia (NOT RANKED) ranked in the Top 2000 is Patsy. Adoption of this form of Hypatia was well-received 9 decades ago (#61), but now, Patsy has become less fashionable. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Patsy in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Aspasia, Catia, Cyntia, Cytia (see Cynthia), Datia, Gratia, Hadia, Halia, Hamania, Hania, Heladia, Hephzia (see Hephzibah), Hepzia (see Hephzibah), Hestia, Hilaria, Horacia, Horatia, Ignatia, Iynaia, Katia, Latia, Myrtia, Oratia and Tatia. These names tend to be more commonly used than Hypatia.

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