Gender: Female Origin of Atlanta: Place-name

Atlanta Origin and Meaning

The name Atlanta is a girl's name .

Georgia and Savannah are already popular, but Atlanta is just entering the baby-name map. Atalanta takes it mythological.

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Pop Culture References for the name Atlanta


I'm a Banana Says:


Kim and Kanye should have picked this instead of Chicago.

beachbear Says:


It's a beautiful name. I'm not a huge fan of the place Atlanta so I wouldn't use it...but if you deem Atlanta, GA a fine namesake—more power to you!

Yara Says:



atlanta Says:


It just happens to be my name, and your comment made me smile c:

MommaG Says:


My daughters name is Atlanta and I love it. The reason we picked the name is kind of silly my husband is a huge Atlanta Braves and Falcons fan and threw the name out as a joke but I fell in love with it and think it is a strong name and she is a very strong girl.

Guest Says:


I'm digging this. 😜

DreamingInStars Says:


I adore this name.