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Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

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Girl Name: Australia

Name: Australia
Pronunciation: \a(u)-stra-lia, aus(t)-ralia\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: southern place
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Astraeia, Astria, Astraea
Similar Names: Auralia


Australia \a(u)-stra-lia, aus(t)-ralia\ as a girl's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Australia is "southern place".

Baby names that sound like Australia are Astraeia, Astria and Astraea. Another similar baby name is Auralia.

View a list of the 6 names that reference Australia.


Australia is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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