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Gender: Female Meaning of Florida: "flowery" Origin of Florida: Latin

The name Florida is a girl's name of Spanish, Latin origin meaning "flowery". Florida and is often added to lists like American Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Girls Makeover - Two Middles".

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Lacks the cachet of some newer place-names.

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Famous People Named Florida

Florida Friebus, American actress

Pop Culture References for the name Florida

Florida Evans, character on TV series "Good Times" and "Maude"
Florida Vervain, character in "A Foregone Conclusion" (1875) by William Dean Howells
Florida, USA
Florida Man, an Internet meme involving headlines for obscure crimes in Florida that usually begin with “Florida Man

Comments

Diaper Bagge Says:

2019-02-22T18:17:33

Would make a good MN, but has way too many negative connotations to ever be a first name. Still a beautiful name, though.

I'm Dakota Says:

2019-01-29T01:44:48

A beautiful name for a beautiful state.

SouthernGirl Says:

2018-08-15T18:52:09

i know!!:)

I'm a Banana Says:

2018-05-04T20:39:41

That made my day! XD

beachbear Says:

2018-04-11T22:14:00

Wisconsin is a cheesy state.

I'm a Banana Says:

2018-04-06T15:35:42

Florida is amazing.

I'm a Banana Says:

2018-02-01T23:09:23

I like Florida but it doesn't work as a name. It is really pretty though.

SouthernGirl Says:

2017-12-13T20:25:21

Apparently you've never been here. While I wouldn't name my kid this, Florida is definitely NOT a cheesy state!

Samsonite Says:

2017-03-28T15:58:57

A cheesy name for a cheesy state.

autumnreverie Says:

2017-03-28T00:55:56

It's actually Spanish, not Latin, and means "land of flowers."

indiefendi2 Says:

2015-01-03T04:13:46

I love flowery names! 😋

Theodora_Phoenix Says:

2014-11-20T22:44:16

This is so pretty