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Gender: F Meaning of Natalia: "birthday of the Lord" Origin of Natalia: Russian Natalia's Popularity in 2015: #118

More exotic that Natalie, more unusual than Natasha, Natalia has been climbing up the popularity list since 1980; Natalia--also spelled Natalya--is now at Number 118. Heard frequently in Spain, Portugal, and the Slavic countries, this is a distinctive, strong but feminine member of the Natalie/Natasha family, with the appealing short form Talia.

Like her cousins, Natalia is a name often given to girls born around Christmas.

Natalie Wood was born Natalia. Other namesakes include renowned Russian-born prima ballerina Natalia Makarova and supermodel Natalia Vodianova.

Famous People Named Natalia

Natalia Livingston, American actress
Natalia Kills, singer and bully
Natalia Goncharova, Russian avant-garde artist
Natalia Poleshchikova, real name of Russian supermodel Natasha Poly
Natalia Yurchenko, World Champion gymnast from U.S.S.R.
Natalia Fedner, fashion designer & contestant on "Under the Gunn"
Natalia Vodianova, Russian model
Natalia Panzarella, American singer from band Bahari

Pop Culture References for the name Natalia

Natalia Arlovskaya, personification of Belarus in "Axis Powers: Hetalia"
Natalia Katkov, from the movie "The Luzhin Defence"
Natalia, heroine in Barbara Cartland's book A Sword to the Heart
Natalia Korda, character in the game "Resident Evil: Revelations 2"
Natalia Romanova (Natasha Romanoff), from Marvel Comics
Natalia Dobinski, character in Jenny Nimmo's "The Children of the Red King" series

Nataschenka, Nat, Natalie, Nataleea, Natasha, Natascha, Tasha, Tusya, Tasya, Nattie, Natalya, Talia, Tata

Natalia's International Variations

Natella, Talya, Nata, Nataly, Nataliya (Russian) Natalina, Nathalia, Natividad, Navidad (Spanish)