Given Name LIBERTY

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: LIB-ər-tee   [details]

Meaning & History

Simply from the English word liberty, derived from Latin libertas, a derivative of liber "free". Interestingly, since 1880 this name has charted on the American popularity lists in three different periods: in 1918 (at the end of World War I), in 1976 (the American bicentennial), and after 2001 (during the War on Terrorism).

Categories

blue, colors, virtues, word names
  United States
2016
  England and Wales
2015

Sources & References

  • Cleveland Kent Evans, The Great Big Book of Baby Names (2006)