Angelina - Meaning of Angelina
[ 4 syll. an-ge-li-na, ang-el-ina ] The baby girl name Angelina is pronounced in English as aeN-JHah-LIYN-ah, in Polish as aaN-Geh-LIY-Naa, or in Russian as aaN-Giy-LIY-Naa, aaN-GYeh-LIY-Naa or aaN-GYEH-Liy-Naa †. Angelina's language of origin is Old Greek, and it is predominantly used in the English, German, Greek, Italian, Polish, Russian, Spanish, and Slavic languages. The name is known from Angelina Ballerina (1982), a fictional mouse in a popular series of children's books.
In addition, Angelina is a derivative (English, German, Greek, Italian, Polish, Russian, and Spanish) of Angela.
Angelina has 17 derivatives. Derivatives include Angalena, Angalina, Angeleana, Angeleen, Angelena, Angelene, Angeliana, Angelinah, Angellina, Angelyn, Angelyna, Angelyne, Angelynn, Angelynne, Anhelina, and Anjelina. A foreign variant is the diminutive form Gina (Italian).
The origin and meaning of the name Angelina is inherited by all variant forms.
Angelina is a popular baby name for girls. The name jumped in popularity from the 1950s up to the 2000s. Its usage peaked modestly in 2005 with 0.286% of baby girls being given the name Angelina. It ranked at #43 then. The baby name has since experienced a drop in frequency. In 2018, it ranked at #233 with a usage of 0.074%, but it was nonetheless the most popular among all girl names in its group. 10.000% more girls were named Angelina than the next ranked name, Angela, in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Angelina include Analynn, Ancelina, Angalena, Angalina, Angelena, Angelene, Angelinah, Angellina, Anjelina, Annalynn, Annelena, Ongelena, Ongelina, Uneleena, Unelena, Angeleana, Angeliana, Uneleana, Analin, and Analinn.
† Pronunciation for Angelina: AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; G as in "grin (G.R.IH.N)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; Y as in "you (Y.UW)"
A famous person named Angelina is Angelina Jolie, Actress, born Angelina Jolie Voight, 4 June 1975, Los Angeles, California.