Pronunciation: \o-cta-via, oc-tavia\
Gender / Sex: girl
Related Names: Tertia
Variant forms: Octaviana, Octavianne, Octavie, Octiana, Octoviana, Ottavia, Tavia, Tavie, Tavy
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 1002
Octavia \o-cta-via, oc-tavia\ as a girl's name is pronounced ock-TAHV-yah, ock-TAY-vee-ah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Octavia is "eighth". Feminine form of Octavius. A clan name of Roman emperors used often in Victorian times.
Octavia has 9 variant forms: Octaviana, Octavianne, Octavie, Octiana, Octoviana, Ottavia, Tavia, Tavie and Tavy.
For more information, see also the related name Tertia.
View a list of the 3 names that reference Octavia.
Octavia is a very popular first name for women (#1002 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)