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Gender: Female Meaning of Dalia: "branch or gentle" Origin of Dalia: Hebrew or Swahili

The name Dalia is a girl's name of Hebrew, Swahili origin meaning "branch or gentle". Dalia and is often added to lists like Gorgeous Flower Names for Babies and discussed in our forums with posts like "Drop Your Favorite: GIRLS!".

From the experts:

Similar in sound to the flower name Dahlia, this gentle but distinctive name, heard in many cultures, hits that Golden Mean between too popular and too unusual.

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Famous People Named Dalia

Dalia Sofer, American writer
Dalia Grybauskaitė, President of Lithuania

Pop Culture References for the name Dalia

Dalya, Dalyah, Dalit, Daliah, Daleia, Daleah


AriellaBar Says:


They have different meanings and origins.

Zelliew Says:


Dahlia is better

dbmermels15 Says:


Dalia means "bough/branch of a tree" in Hebrew.

Saffron_Rice Says:


Absolutely stunning and delectable name. Almost irresistible.