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Updated: Jul 10, 2024 | 👁️ 16 Views | 🔊 15 Pronunciations
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Gender: Female

Origin: Latin

Meaning: In Classical Mythology

Pronunciation: luh-VIN-ee-uh, /ləˈvɪniə/, L AH V IH N Y AH

Popularity Rank: #6,219

On this page:

  • 1. Lavinia Meaning
  • 2. Lavinia Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Lavinia
  • 4. Translations of Lavinia
  • 5. Lavinia Name Popularity
  • 6. Lavinia popularity in U.S.
  • 7. Famous People with Name Lavinia
  • 8. Nicknames for Lavinia
  • 9. Lavinia Name Poster
  • 10. Names similar to Lavinia

Lavinia Meaning

Derived from the Roman family name Lavinius, which is of unknown meaning. Lavinia was the name of the wife of the Trojan hero Aeneas in Roman mythology.

Lavinia also means "In Classical Mythology, Woman of Rome, Derived from the Roman Given Name Levinia, Purified, Feminine name of Latin origin, meaning unknown. In Roman mythology, Lavinia was the wife of Aeneas.".

Lavinia is commonly found in Italy, United Kingdom, Brazil, and 72 more countries.

Lavinia Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: luh-VIN-ee-uh

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /ləˈvɪniə/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: L AH V IH N Y AH

L: Pronounce as in "let" (L EH T)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

V: Pronounce as in "van" (V AE N)

IH: Pronounce as in "sit" (S IH T)

N: Pronounce as in "no" (N OW)

Y: Pronounce as in "yes" (Y EH S)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

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Lavinia Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Lavinia is recorded 9,129 times globally, ranking it as the 6,219th most common name worldwide.

Lavinia is most prevalent in Italy, with 5,842 occurrences, making it the 607th most popular name in the country.

In Italy, the name Lavinia is found among 1 in every 202 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Lavinia Popularity by Country

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Italy#6071 : 202
United Kingdom#1,8241 : 1,040
Brazil#2,2151 : 2,299
Spain#2,3771 : 1,895
United States of America#7,8401 : 6,484
Namibia#1471 : 521
France#6,3411 : 7,126
Germany#2,8201 : 2,144
Netherlands#3,9611 : 3,162
South Africa#10,5591 : 22,547
Belgium#3,2731 : 3,139
Ireland#1,3211 : 1,056
Chile#5,2821 : 9,139
Austria#1,8701 : 1,970
Canada#6,0741 : 6,415
Switzerland#3,1061 : 3,448
Malaysia#18,1051 : 40,624
Egypt#31,9911 : 47,792
Singapore#7,3391 : 15,270
Turkey#17,4301 : 31,711
Portugal#2,9721 : 5,158
Hong Kong#8,3821 : 15,152
United Arab Emirates#23,9841 : 47,387

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Lavinia popularity in U.S.


This chart displays the ranking of the name Lavinia from 1980 to 2023, based on the most recent data from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

Famous People with Name Lavinia

Nicknames for Lavinia

Vinnie, Lav, Lavi, Inia, Nia, Lavvy, Vinna, Lala, Vivi, Lavvy Love

Lavinia Name Poster

Lavinia Name Poster

Names similar to Lavinia

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