What does Lydia mean?
The meaning of Lydia is "from Lydia".
It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "of Lydia".
Lydia is generally used as a girl's name.
It consists of 5 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Ly-di-a.
The Given Name Lydia
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Although often used, your simple little Lydia, is sure to make it all her own.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Lydia Bennet, and Lydia Chukovskaya.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 80 in baby name popularity for girls with 3,606 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.
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Lydia Related Names
Variants of the name Lydia include Lyda.
Lydia has the diminutive (nickname) Liddy.
- Lydia ~ Biblical Character (Acts 16:14)
- Lydia Bennet ~ Pride and Prejudice character
- Lydia Chukovskaya ~ Writer
- Lydia Languish ~ The Rivals character
- Lydia Smallbury ~ Far From the Madding Crowd character
Lydia Name Fun
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