Variation of Athalia, Hebrew
"the Lord is exalted"

Atalia Origin and Meaning

The name Atalia is a girl's name of Hebrew origin meaning "the Lord is exalted".

Atalia or Athalia is a biblical name with a gory history. But it's an attractive name in step with the current fashion for A-starting and -ending names that are both distinctive and deeply rooted.

Atalia in Pop Culture

  • "Atalia" 1984 Israeli film and its main character, based on a story by Yitzhak Ben Ner
  • "Atalia" oratorio by Simon Mayr