Gender Feminine
Scripts Αμαλία(Greek)
Pronounced Pron. a-MA-lya(Spanish, German)

Meaning & History

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

Related Names

VariantsAmelia(Spanish) Amelia(Italian) Amelia(Dutch) Amelia, Amalie(German) Amelia, Amelina(Ancient Germanic)
Other Languages & CulturesAmalija(Croatian) Amálie(Czech) Amalie(Danish) Emmeline, Amelia, Amilia, Emelia, Emmaline, Emmalyn, Millie, Milly(English) Émeline, Amélie, Lina, Line, Lyna(French) Amália(Hungarian) Amalija, Amelija(Lithuanian) Amalie(Norwegian) Amelia(Polish) Amália, Amélia(Portuguese) Amaliya(Russian) Amália(Slovak) Amalija(Slovene)
Same SpellingAmália
User SubmissionsÁmâlia, Amâlia, Amalía


People think this name is

formal   upper class   natural   wholesome   refined   strange   serious   nerdy  

Name Days

Finland: May 19
Poland: April 20
Poland: October 7
Sweden: April 20


Sources & References

  1. Förstemann, Ernst. Altdeutsches Namenbuch. Bonn, 1900, page 89.

Entry updated May 29, 2020