Baby Name Games

Victoria February 13, 2007

Filed under: Girls V,Top 100 List — namegames @ 2:27 am

United States Top 100         Girls

Popularity

  • The name Victoria was ranked 28 in popularity for girls in the US in 2006.
  • Victoria ranked 148 in 1880 and bounced between the top 200 and top 300 names until it broke into the top 100 at 87 in 1981. It increased in popularity and reached an alltime high of 16 in 1998 and 1999. It seems to be decreasing in popularity.

Reasons for Popularity

  • It has a very feminine and classic feeling.
  • It has nickname variety, including Vic, Vicki and Tori.
  • It has historical significance.

Meaning

  • The Latin meaning of Victoria is “victorious.”

Alternate Spellings

Nicknames

Is your name Victoria or did you choose this name for your child? Leave a comment sharing the name’s significance for you.

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