US Popularity:8071
Meaning:High, elevated
If you know baby is going to reach for the stars, the name Alta will suit them perfectly. This gender-neutral title has Latin origins and means “high, elevated.” Alta works as a stylish stand-alone name but may be a shortened version of Altagracia, meaning “high grace,” referring to the Christian Virgin Mary. Alta exudes a refined aura that will age like fine wine as baby grows. Whether you want baby to know the sky is the limit or desire a subtle way to share your faith, Alta is a chic choice that will help baby stand out.

Alta Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Alta is currently #4053 on The Bump
Boy:Alta is currently #2724 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Alta is currently #2265 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Alta is currently #8071 in U.S. births
Boy:Alta is currently #7854 in U.S. births
Girl:Alta is currently #8234 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 200
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data

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