CLAUDIA
GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: KLAW-dee-ə (English), KLOW-dee-ah (German, Dutch), KLOW-dyah (Italian, Spanish)   [key]
Meaning & History
Feminine form of CLAUDIUS. It is mentioned briefly in the New Testament. As a Christian name it was very rare until the 16th century.
Related Names
VARIANT: Gladys (English)
MASCULINE FORMS: Claude (English), Claudio (Italian), Claudio (Spanish), Claudiu (Romanian), Claudius (Ancient Roman)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Klavdiya (Bulgarian), Klaudija (Croatian), Klaudie (Czech), Claude, Claudie, Claudette, Claudine (French), Klaudia (Polish), Cláudia (Portuguese), Klavdiya, Klava (Russian), Klaudia (Slovak), Klavdija (Slovene), Klavdiya (Ukrainian), Gladys (Welsh)
Popularity
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Chile  ranked #54 
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Spain  ranked #12