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Gender: F Meaning of Alabama: "vegetation gatherers" Origin of Alabama: Place-name; Choctaw

Alabama is a hot southern place-name, picking up from Georgia and Savannah. This is not a geographical name come lately, though--there have been girls named Alabama dating back well over a century.

Hip couple Drea de Matteo and Shooter Jennings named their daughter Alabama Gypsy Rose, and rocker Travis Barker has an Alabama Louella.

Famous People Named Alabama

Alabama Luella Barker, daughter of Blink 182's Travis Barker and former Miss USA Shanna Moakler

Pop Culture References for the name Alabama

Alabama Beggs, main character of Zelda Fitzgerald's semi-autobiographical novel 'Save Me the Waltz' (1932)
Alabama Whitman, main character in movie "True Romance," played by Patricia Arquette