Atlanta - Meaning of Atlanta

What does Atlanta mean?

[ 3 syll. a-tlan-ta, at-la-nta ] The baby girl name Atlanta is pronounced aeTLAENTaa- †. Atlanta is of Old Greek origin and it is used largely in the English language. The name is of the meaning 'Atlas'. The first name is derived from the name of the Atlantic Ocean, which is in turn named after the Greek god Atlas who supposedly stood near the ocean. The first name could also be taken from the city name from Georgia, USA.

In addition, Atlanta is a variation (English) of Atalanta (English, Greek, and Spanish).

Variations of Atlanta include Atlante, Atlantia, and Atlantya.

See also the related categories, god, english, greek, ocean (sea), and city.

Atlanta is not regularly used as a baby name for girls. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Atlanta include Atalante, Atlante, Adelinde, and Atalanta.

† Pronunciation for Atlanta: AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"

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