Popularity:1563
Origin:Hebrew
Other Origin(s):Arabic
Meaning:Branch; Flower
Dalia is a girl's name that sparks images of the glory of nature. This delicate name stems from both Hebrew and Arabic roots and means " branch" or "flower." Pronounced DAL-yah or Da-le-ah, this elegant name has a timeless quality that never goes out of style. Dalia can be considered a close cousin to the floral-inspired name, Dahlia, with Daria, Delia, and Delilah coming in as audibly alike associates, too. In Lithuanian mythology, Dalia is considered the goddess of fate. No doubt your precious baby girl is destined for great things as she branches out in the world!
Sources
  • 100,000+ Baby Names by Bruce Lansky, pg. 116, 117

  • Name Doctor, Dalia

  • Behind the Name, Dalia (1) April 2021

  • Behind the Name, Dalia(3) May 2020

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