US Popularity:544
Meaning:Messenger, messenger of God
Angela is a girl’s name with Greek and Latin roots, meaning “messenger” or “messenger of God.” Angela derives from the Greek word Angelos, which translates to “angel,” but it has since acquired its “messenger of God” definition from the bible. The name shares many spin-offs like Angelina and Angelica, or you can opt for Angie as an adorable nickname. Choosing Angela for your little sweetheart is possibly the closest way to let them know they will always be your little angel.

Famous People Named Angela

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  • Angela Lansbury

Angela Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Angela is currently #529 on The Bump
Girl:Angela is currently #380 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Angela is currently #544 in U.S. births
Girl:Angela is currently #256 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 29
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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