home > girl names > livia

Livia - Meaning of Livia

What does Livia mean?

Meaning of the name LiviaOliviaAliviaOliveLivNolaLivyLivvyAlyviaLeviaOllieLyviaLivyaOleviaLiviLivieLyviLiviyaOleta

[ 3 syll. li-via, liv-ia ] The baby girl name Livia is pronounced as LIHV-iy-aa- †. Livia is of Old Norse, Latin, and Hebrew origin. It is used mainly in English, German, Hebrew, and Italian. Latin origin: It is derived from the word lividus which is of the meaning 'bluish, lead-colored'. The name appeared in various English literature works from the late 16th century, including the William Shakespeare play Romeo and Juliet (1595).

In addition, Livia is a form of the German, Latin, Scandinavian, and English Liv.

Livia is also a Hebrew form of the English and Hebrew Liviya.

Livia is also an English and Hebrew familiar form of the English, German, and Italian Olivia.

Livia is the feminine equivalent of the German Livius.

Forms of Livia include the Hebrew Levia, the name Livi, the name Livie, the name Livya, the name Lyvi, and the name Lyvia.

The contracted form Liv (German, Latin, Scandinavian, and English), and the familiar forms Livvy (English) and Livy (English) are other variants of the name.

See also the related categories, literature, italian, and german.

Livia is somewhat popular as a baby girl name. The name has been growing in popularity since the 2000s. Its usage peaked modestly in 2014 with 0.022% of baby girls being named Livia. It was #669 in rank then. In 2016, it ranked at #709 with a usage of 0.021%. Among the family of girl names directly related to Livia, Olivia was the most regularly used. It was 48 times more regularly used than Livia in 2016.

Baby names that sound like Livia include Liviya, Labee, Labhya, Levia, Leviah, Libia, Libiya, Livee, Lubabey, Lubabi, Lubabie, Lubaby, Lubov, Lyuba, Lubabee, Labe, Labey, Labi, Labie, and Laby.

† Pronunciation for Livia: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; V as in "vow (V.AW)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"

Meaning of Livia Meaning of Liv Meaning of Livvy Meaning of Livy Meaning of Levia Meaning of Livie Meaning of Olivia Meaning of Liviya Meaning of Livius
Baby Name Explorer for Livia

Livia Popularity Charts

Variant Popularity Chart 
for Livia 
in 2016
Popularity Trend 
for Livia 
from 1900 to 2016
Variant Popularity Trend 
for Livia 
from 1900 to 2016
blue:boy name
red:girl name
italics:unisex name
bold:primary name

Copyright © 2009-2018 Baby Names Pedia. All rights reserved.