Lydia

Colors Related to this Name: Blue

Qualities Related to this Name: Romantic, Nurturing

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #96 in 2013 and #84 in 2014.

Famous People

Lydia Hearst (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Lydia Cornell (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Lydia Clarke (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Lydia Millet (Writer), Lydia Jordan (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Lydia Reed (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Lydia Knott (Movie Actress)

Meaning

In English

Origin: From Ancient Greek Λυδία ‎(Ludía, “the region of Lydia”). The region of Lydia is said to be named for a king Λυδός ‎(Ludós) (Lydus); the given name Lydia originally indicated ancestry or residence in the region of Lydia.

Meaning(s):

-A historic region of SW Asia Minor/Persia.

-A woman converted by Paul; presumably named for ancestry or residence in Lydia.

-( female name -comes from the Ancient Greek language-)

In French

Meaning(s):

-( female name), a Latinized variant of Lydie.

In German

Meaning(s):

-( female name).

In Swedish

Meaning(s):

-( female name).

In Danish

Meaning(s):

-Lydia (biblical character).

-( female name).

In Norwegian

Meaning(s):

-( female name).