Baby Name Popularity, Data, and History


Meaning: Work
Main Origin Language: Latin
(Or View Amelia Boy)

In 2017 the name Amelia...

• was given to 11,800 baby girls
• was the 8th most popular name for baby girls
• was 181% more popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in Nebraska, Indiana, and North Dakota
• was least popular in New Mexico, California, and Texas
• was about as popular as Charlotte and Evelyn
Babies Named Amelia Born Per Year
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(In years of less than five births the number born is listed as zero and the rank was set to be the maximum rank)

Historically the name Amelia...

• achieved it's highest popularity in 2017
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 1968
• is 1578% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 540% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
• has the most similar popularity history to Raylynn, Kailani, Zara, Gideon, Luca, Emerson
• has the most opposite popularity history to Margarita, Kathrine, Concepcion, Joseph, Rudy, Nelson
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Amelia Per State
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Geographically the name Amelia...

• 21% more popular east of the Mississippi than west of the Mississippi
• has the most similar state naming pattern as Cora, Ella, Harper, Hunter, Landon, Owen
• has the most opposite state naming pattern as Kimberly, Jennifer, Vanessa, Israel, Erick, Alan
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Average Age of Benjamin
54 Years
Benjamin is older than 83% of all names
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More information on Amelia by the Baby Name Institute

• How many babies named Amelia are born every second?
• What are the chances a kid named Amelia will be the only kid named Amelia in his class?
• How similar is the naming popularity of Amelia compared to other names?
• How was each statistic for this page calculated?
• How does Amelia rank among the top 2,500 names of the year?
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