Octavia Name Information

Gender 👩 Girl
Pronunciation 📣 \o-cta-via, oc-tavia\
Number in U.S 👶 18,000
Rate in 2021 686
Numerology 🔢 8
Name origin 🌍 Latin

What is meaning of name Octavia?

"Octavia" is a popular name for girls that has Latin origin. Meaning of the name Octavia is: "Eighth".

Additional description of the name Octavia

Octavia : Meaning, Origin and Popularity

Meaning and originality:

Octavia was first a Latin and then a Victorian name for the eighth child of the family. While there are not many families that have so many children we can look past this history and use Octavia as a replacement for Olivia. Olivia has been used too much. Octavia has a rich history in literature and history. Roman Imperial family liked this name and used it multiple times. For example, the sister of Emperor Augustus was named Octavia. Shakespeare used this name in his Anthony and Cleopatra story.

In recent times it came to a lot of attention when Octavia Spencer won the best supporting actress award for her performance in the movie The Help.

Here are some famous people named Octavia:

Octavia Lenora Spencer (American actress)

What are your baby’s characteristics like when you name her Octavia?

A person with this name is usually on the extremes ends of the material spectrum. With such a name you either have a lot of material wealth or you have none. You will make a great CEO. Two words that describe you are balance and power.

You want to reach the ultimate form of success. Wealth, power, and positions are important to you and motivate you. You want to be known for doing something unusual. You mind is very creative and can solve problems quite easily. You should take your emotional balance seriously. Sometimes people see you as someone who controls others without any regards for their emotions.

You want to abide to the rules of the society and help to maintain these rules. Your spiritual beliefs are very strong. You are very sensitive but at the same time you can control and mask your emotions. When you feel something deeply, you might not show it in your actions and expressions, but you feel them deep inside you. Because of being so emotional, you must try not be jealous and possessive.

How do people react to you?

People will perceive you as someone who is impressive, beautiful, and noble. You have a lot of the same qualities that celebrities possess. People praise your confidence. At the same time, there are other people who are jealous of you. You prefer to work on large scale project and not have to deal with people on a one-on-one situation.

Lucky colors: Dark colors such as dark blue, gray, purple, or black

Lucky day(s): Thursday


Form the time that the U.S government started tracking the naming trends in 1880, Octavia has been used 16653 times totally. This is more than the population of the country of Anguilla. Considering how long this name has been present in the U.S and how many times it has been used in total, it is not hard to conclude that it is not a very popular name in the U.S.

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4/15/2022 3:29:06 AM

My name is Octavia I didn't always like my name but it grew on me!


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Frequently asked questions

*️⃣ What is the origin of the name Octavia?
The origin of the name Octavia is Latin.
*️⃣ How many people are named Octavia?
Almost 18000 people are named Octavia.
*️⃣ Which names are related to the name Octavia?
The names of Peace, Posey, Paz, Pius, Payce