Given Name AMALIA

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: ah-MAH-lee-ah (Dutch), a-MA-lya (German)   [details]

Meaning & History

Latinized form of the Germanic name Amala, a short form of names beginning with the element amal meaning "work".

Categories

Dutch royal family, Latinizations, Luxembourgish grand-ducal family
VARIANTS: Amelia (Spanish), Amelia (Italian), Amelia (Dutch), Amalie, Amelia (German), Amelia, Amelina (Ancient Germanic)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Amalija (Croatian), Amálie (Czech), Emmeline, Amelia, Amilia, Emelia, Emmaline, Emmalyn, Millie, Milly (English), Émeline, Amélie, Line (French), Amália (Hungarian), Amalija (Lithuanian), Amelia (Polish), Amália, Amélia (Portuguese), Amália (Slovak), Amalija (Slovene)
SAME SPELLING: Amália
USER SUBMISSIONS: Ámâlia, Amâlia, Amalía
  United States
2016
  Chile
2014
  France
2015
  Netherlands
not
ranked
2016
  Romania
2009

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 89