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Octavia Meaning


What does Octavia mean?

The name Octavia is of Latin origin.

The meaning of Octavia is "eigth".

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "eighth".

Octavia is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 7 letters and 4 syllables and is pronounced Oc-ta-vi-a.

The Given Name Octavia

The name Octavia was borne by several female members of the Roman imperial family.

Octavia is a form of Octavius. See Octavius for further details.

The cool name Octavia, has a wonderfully memorable quality.

A name fit for a child full of strength and spirit, a little seeker.

Octavia remains a favorite due to its delightful and refined nature.

Octavia falls into the cool name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Octavia Spencer.

Octavia Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 430 in baby name popularity for girls with 727 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 593 in baby name popularity for girls with 505 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

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

Octavia Related Names

Octavia is a form of Octavius.

Variants of the name Octavia include Octavice, Octavie, Octavienne, Octiva.

Famous Octavias

  • Octavia Spencer ~ Actress

Octavia Numerology

What will your new littleOctavia be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Octavia are often philosophical and stoic but most of all they are read more >>

Octavia Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Octavia.

Just for fun, see the name Octavia 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 Octavia in Nautical Flags page.