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Olivia Name Meaning

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Olivia meaning

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Meaning of Olivia :

Olive Tree

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Olivia Numerology :
Personality No. 7. People with the name Olivia seek religion & wisdom. They hate doing physical work. They are introspective, scientific & analytical. Person with name Olivia having 7 as Personality number love nature & peaceful ambiance. They love perfection, teaching & spirituality. They are individualistic, creative, dignified, serene & tolerant. They are intuitive, magnetic & versatile.
Variant Baby Names of Olivia:

Liv, Liva, Livia, Livvie, Livvy, Olia, Oliff, Oliffe, Oliva, Olive, Oliveea, Olivet, Oli, Alivia, Liv

Rhyming Names of Olivia: 
Olivia with popular American Surnames:

Olivia Danielson,   Olivia Weller,   Olivia Byron,   Olivia Chamberlin,   Olivia Dudley

The feminine name Olivia was first used by William Shakespeare in the comedy “Twelfth Night” for a character. The spelling of the name was based on the name Oliver or Olivia, or even the Latin word oliva that means “olive”. The name Oliver is taken from Olivier, which is a Norman French version of a Germanic name like Alfher which is made up of the elements alf meaning “elf” and hari meaning “army or warrior”; or the Old Norse name like Olaf that is from the name Áleifr that means “ancestor’s descendant”.

More About American Name : Olivia

  • The girl's name Olivia is of Latin origin, feminine form of Oliver and its meaning is "olive tree". Coined by Shakespeare, as in the play "Twelfth Night" (1599) Olivia is a noblewoman who is wooed by Duke Orsino but instead falls in love with his messenger Cesario. Biblical: the olive tree is a symbol of fruitfulness, beauty, and dignity.

    Olivia was the fifth most popular name for girls in the US in 2005, and the third most popular name for girls in the UK in 2007.

  • Recorded in many spelling forms including Oliva, Olivares, Olives, Oliveras, Olivera, Oliveres, and the locational D'Olivera and De Olivera, this is a southern European surname, and most strongly associated with Spain and the Iberian Peninsula. Like the s

  • Olivia was the fifth most popular name for girls in the US and the third most popular name for girls in the UK.

Famous Name Olivia

  • Olivia Longott

    an American R&B singer.In 2000, she became the first artist signed to Clive Davis' J Records. Her self-titled debut album Olivia was released in 2001 and featured the singles "Bizounce" which made #15 on the charts, and "R U Capable". The album debuted at


Olivia Name also appears in following Origin(s): Biblical, Finnish

Olivia also appears in following countries/origins/languages: Australian, British, Chinese, Danish, Dutch

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Higher ratio of birth mark

The ratio of birth mark among babies is very high i.e. one baby born out of every 3 babies have a birth mark present on their body. Baby girls have more probability of birth marks than baby boys.

Forgetting the mess babies create

Babies when grow up usually forget the memories of the first three years of their life, hence all the struggles and annoyances your baby has put you through, he/she will eventually forget. They remember absolutely nothing!

Understanding unique things

When a baby is of age lesser than six months, repeated things occur to him as the same things. After the age of six months, the baby starts understanding the same thing occurring again and again is different.

Loving female voice

Yes, this is a true and a known fact that babies love the sound and voice of a female and prefer the same over the voice of the male. This might be the reason why babies are more close to their age during infancy.

Born with blue eye colour

Most of the new born have blue eyes right after their birth. This is because of the absence of the melanin tissue during birth. After the age of six months or one year in some cases, the melanin tissue starts getting activated, changing their eye colour.

  • What does the name Olivia mean? :

    Baby girl name meaning Olive Tree in American. Olivia also named in Australian, British, Chinese, Danish, Dutch for girl . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of girl name Olivia. What does the name Olivia mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name Olivia. History of name and famous personality with Olivia will help to update our database and other website users.

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