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Anastasia Meaning


What does Anastasia mean?

The name Anastasia is of Greek and Latin origin.

The meaning of Anastasia is "born on Christmas day".

Anastasia is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 9 letters and 5 syllables and is pronounced A-nas-ta-si-a.

The Given Name Anastasia

Anastasia is a form of Anastasius. See Anastasius for further details.

The name Anastasia, has a wonderfully enchanting quality.

A name fit for a child full of sparkle and spirit, a little explorer.

Anastasia has no variant spellings.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Anastasia Griffith, and Anastasia of Sirmium.

Anastasia Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 148 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,880 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 169 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,798 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Anastasia has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Anastasia Name Popularity Page.

Anastasia Related Names

Anastasia is a form of Anastasius.

The names Anastacia, Anastasha, Anastashia, Anastasie, Anastasiya, Anastassia, Anastasya, Anastazja, Anasztaz, Anasztazia, Anstace, Anthasazia, Atanasia are all forms of Anastasia.

Anastasia has the diminutives (nicknames) Anastay, Natasa, Tasia, Tasoula.

Famous Anastasias

  • Anastasia ~ Saint
  • Anastasia Griffith ~ Actress
  • Anastasia of Sirmium ~ Saint
  • Anastasia the Patrician ~ Saint

Anastasia Numerology

What will your new littleAnastasia be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

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Anastasia Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Anastasia in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Anastasia.

Just for fun, see the name Anastasia in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Anastasia in Nautical Flags page.