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Meaning of Victoria

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Meaning

The name Victoria has the following meaning:

One who is victorious.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.

Popularity

As a baby girl name, Victoria is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 23 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).

In 2009, the name Victoria fell in popularity and moved down the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 4 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 31 in the Top 1000 charts.

The following chart shows the popularity of the name Victoria in the USA, over the past 100 years.
USA baby name statistics

Pronunciation

The name Victoria is pronounced as vik-tor-ee-ah

Origins

Victoria originates from the Latin language.

See other suggested Latin girl baby names.

Related names

The following names are baby names related to Victoria and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Victoria: Boys - Clement, Constantine, Donta, Taurean, Girls - Alta, Armida, Beatriz, Brittany, Candace, Cara, Claudia, Clementine, Cornelia, Diana, Narda, Regina, Starr, Sylvia, Ursula, Both genders - Ocie

Variants

Popular Variants for the name Victoria: Bhictoria (Scottish Gaelic), Nike (Greek), Tora (Russian), Tori (Japanese), Toria, Toya, Vicci, Vickee, Vickey, Vicki, Vickie, Vicky, Victoire (French), Victoriana (French), Victorie, Victorina (Spanish), Victorine (French), Victory, Victrice (French), Vika (Russian), Viki (Serbian), Vikkey, Vikky, Viktoria (German), Viktorie (Czech), Viktorka (Czech), Vitoria (Spanish), Vittoria (Italian)

Nicknames

Common nicknames for the name Victoria are: Vicky, Tori, Vivi

Style

We think the name Victoria should fall under the following style category: Traditional.

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Impression

Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Victoria to be: Elegant and classy woman

In one word, you might describe Victoria as a(n) "elegant" person.

See other "elegant" names for girls.

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Famous persons

The names of some famous persons by the name Victoria (or its variants) are:

Victoria Abril, born on 4 July, a famous actress. Victoria Abril's background: A highly respected Spanish film actress. She is most known to international audiences for her performance in the movie ˇÁtame! (Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down!) by director Pedro Almodóvar.

Victoria Caroline Beckham, born on 17 April, a famous singer. Victoria Caroline Beckham's background: An English pop singer, songwriter, dancer, turned fashion designer, author, businesswoman, and occasional actress.

Victoria Wood, born on 19 May, a famous actress. Victoria Wood's background: A BAFTA award winning English comedian, actor, singer and writer, educated at Bury Grammar Girls' School. Wood has written and starred in sketches, plays, films and sitcoms, and her live stand-up comedy act is interspersed with her own compositions, which she accompanies on piano.[
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