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Name Angela

Meaning:messenger of God, angelTools:

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About the name Angela in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:German, Italian, English
Diminutives:Angeletta, Angelette, Angie
Short forms:Gela
Saints:Angela Merici
US 2015 rank:#220     ... 218:Marley, 219:Fiona, 220:Angela, 221:Giselle, 222:Kate ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Ángela, Ângela, Andela, Angel, Angel, Ángel, Angèle, Angelo, Ângelo, Aniela     Details
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About Angelus/Angela, the group of names with the same origin as Angela

Meaning/translation:messenger of God, angel
Language of origin:Old Greek
Info about origin, male:used as a given name only since the Middle Ages
Words:angelos = the angel, the messenger  Old Greek
 angelus = the angel  Latin
Topics:New Testament
Variants' top ranks:1:Angelo Philippines 2002,  1:Angel Philippines 2014,  2:Angeline Philippines 2002,  2:Andela Belgrade 2009,  4:Angela Philippines 2006,  5:Ángel Peru 2012,  6:Angelina Armenia 2015,  14:Angel Bulgaria 2011,  15:Ángela Ecuador 2013,  17:Anxhela Albania 2008
Somehow related to:Angelica
Old/original forms:Angelos Old Greek, Angelus Latin
Name variants:Andela, Angel, Angela, Ángela, Ângela, Angèle, Angeles, Angeletta, Angelette, Angelina, Angeline, Angéline, Angelique, Angélique, Angie, Aniela, Anxhela, Gela, Aggelos, Ange, Angel, Ángel, Angelo, Ângelo, Angelos, Angelus   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
Australia/NSWGraph2002 81,  2001 60
Canada/British ColumbiaGraph2014 842008 91
France 2002 338
Germany prevalence 2005 78
Mexico 2009 93
PhilippinesGraph2012 5,  2006 4,  2005 4
Switzerland/German 2001 50
USA decadesGraph2000-2009 107,  1990-1999 73,  1980-1989 27,  1970-1979 71960-1969 22
USA prevalence 1990 29
USA yearlyGraph2015 220,  2014 191,  2013 196,  2012 193,  2011 189,  2010 160,  2009 142,  2008 133,  2007 125,  2006 114,  2005 114,  2004 105,  2003 104,  2002 83,  2001 77,  2000 80,  1999 90,  1998 100,  1997 93,  1996 90,  1995 85,  1994 81,  1993 73
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