Infographic of Cordelia name meaning, which is “Daughter of the sea,” from the Celtic creiryddlydd. A symbol of faithfulness, in allusion to the youngest and favorite daughter of the monarch in Shakespeare’s King Lear.
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Cordelia Name Popularity

How popular is the name Cordelia? Here’s everything we know.

Year Rank # Births % Births
1910 469 40 0.0114%
1911 814 7 0.0019%
1912 495 56 0.0111%
1913 619 34 0.006%
1914 654 40 0.0057%
1915 601 79 0.0087%
1916 546 105 0.0109%
1917 594 90 0.009%
1918 668 72 0.0067%
1919 580 101 0.0096%
1920 710 64 0.0058%
1921 620 98 0.0086%
1922 763 54 0.0048%
1923 682 77 0.0069%
1924 687 77 0.0066%
1925 811 46 0.0041%
1926 740 59 0.0054%
1927 710 62 0.0056%
1928 918 30 0.0028%
1929 753 50 0.0048%
1930 984 23 0.0022%
1931 880 27 0.0027%
1932 812 35 0.0035%
1933 1,014 18 0.0019%
1934 1,107 13 0.0013%
1935 832 31 0.0032%
1936 748 43 0.0045%
1937 692 55 0.0056%
1938 982 20 0.002%
1939 798 36 0.0035%
1940 954 24 0.0023%
1941 766 49 0.0044%
1942 1,149 17 0.0013%
1943 1,113 20 0.0015%
1944 958 28 0.0023%
1945 1,298 11 0.0009%
1946 1,072 26 0.0018%
1947 1,148 25 0.0015%
1948 1,354 15 0.0009%
1949 1,171 25 0.0016%
1950 1,184 25 0.0016%
1951 1,384 15 0.0009%
1952 1,404 15 0.0009%
1953 1,054 41 0.0023%
1954 1,101 38 0.0021%
1955 1,159 33 0.0018%
1956 1,338 23 0.0012%
1957 1,431 20 0.001%
1958 1,338 25 0.0013%
1959 1,356 25 0.0013%
1960 1,288 32 0.0017%
1961 1,433 24 0.0013%
1962 1,467 21 0.0011%
1963 1,848 10 0.0006%
1964 1,624 16 0.0009%
1965 0 0%
1966 1,513 18 0.0012%
1967 2,017 7 0.0005%
1968 2,147 6 0.0004%
1969 2,040 9 0.0006%
1970 2,020 11 0.0007%
1971 1,862 13 0.0009%
1972 2,101 8 0.0006%
1973 2,467 5 0.0004%
1974 2,604 5 0.0004%
1975 1,816 16 0.0012%
1976 2,092 11 0.0009%
1977 2,965 5 0.0004%
1978 0 0%
1979 2,252 11 0.0008%
1980 2,792 6 0.0004%
1981 3,019 5 0.0003%
1982 2,682 7 0.0005%
1983 2,587 7 0.0005%
1984 3,266 5 0.0003%
1985 2,452 10 0.0007%
1986 0 0%
1987 3,470 5 0.0003%
1988 3,524 5 0.0003%
1989 2,520 13 0.0008%
1990 3,896 5 0.0003%
1991 0 0%
1992 0 0%
1993 3,702 5 0.0003%
1994 0 0%
1995 2,979 8 0.0005%
1996 0 0%
1997 3,586 5 0.0003%
1998 2,567 15 0.001%
1999 2,555 16 0.0011%
2000 2,668 15 0.001%
2001 2,709 14 0.0009%
2002 1,817 45 0.003%
2003 1,405 85 0.0056%
2004 1,545 70 0.0046%
2005 1,402 93 0.0061%
2006 1,578 74 0.0047%
2007 1,749 60 0.0038%
2008 1,607 75 0.0049%
2009 1,299 120 0.008%
2010 1,236 128 0.0089%
2011 1,268 116 0.0081%
2012 1,123 154 0.0108%
2013 1,140 142 0.01%
2014 978 197 0.0135%
2015 915 230 0.0158%
2016 941 210 0.0146%
2017 1,086 149 0.0107%
2018 963 189 0.0138%
2019 1,039 157 0.0116%

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Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Cordelie
Cordella
Cordelle
Cordey
Cordi
Cordie
Cordy
Delie
Della

Noble

German

Kordelia
Kordella
Kordelle

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Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Cordula

Heart

Latin

Cordulla

Heart

Latin


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Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Delia

From Delos

Greek


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