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Girl Name: Flavia

Name: Flavia
Pronunciation: \f-la-via\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: yellow hair
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Fulvia
Variant forms: Flavie, Flaviere, Flavyere
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 2400


Flavia \f-la-via\ as a girl's name is pronounced FLAH-vee-ah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Flavia is "yellow hair". Feminine form of Flavius, a Roman clan name.

Flavia has 3 variant forms: Flavie, Flaviere and Flavyere.

A baby name that sounds like Flavia is Fulvia.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Flavia.


Flavia is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2400 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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