Gender: Female Meaning of Angelina: "angel" Origin of Angelina: Greek, Italian, Spanish, Russian diminutive of Angela Angelina's Popularity in 2019: #288

Angelina Origin and Meaning

The name Angelina is a girl's name of Spanish, Italian, Greek origin meaning "angel".

The gorgeous Angelina Jolie has promoted the star power of her name and changed Angelina's image from delicate to intense, from older Italian mama to stylish multi-cultural child. Kids might relate to the dancing mouse in the series of charming children's books, Angelina Ballerina, or to the Harry Potter character, Angelina Johnson Weasley, a member of Dumbledore's army.

A notable namesake is Angelina Grimke, an important American abolitionist and suffragist.

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paulapuddephatt Says:


I much prefer Angelica or Angela.

Daiseymae Says:


I absolutely love this name.

Toya B Says:


God, no!
Angelina Ballerina (gag...)

indiefendi2 Says:


Angelina Jolie is a perfect name. As beautiful as she is. Rolls off the tongue. Goes with any surname :D

SoDallas3 Says:


Angelina is so sweet. Funnily enough it gives me a Southern vibe, but I think that's probably due to the -leen ending. I love that it's so multicultural and would work all over the world without difficulty. Angelina Jolie is also a positive namesake due to her humanitarian work.

CupcakeGirl13 Says:


I like this much better than Angela, in my opinion. It sounds so beautiful. And nicknames like Angie,Lina,Gigi,Ann or even Bunny!

ThistleThorn Says:


I like Angelica better.

strawberrydino Says:


I like it

brianakmartinez Says:


So feminine & beautiful!

Guest Says:


The prettiest name in the world.

AnonymousPerson Says:


I much prefer this name to Angela, though I'm still not too fond of it.