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Gender: Female Meaning of Natalia: "birthday [of the Lord]" Origin of Natalia: Latin Natalia's Popularity in 2017: #117

The name Natalia is a girl's name of Russian origin meaning "birthday [of the Lord]". Natalia is ranked #117 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Pretty Girl Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

From the experts:

More exotic that Natalie, more unusual than Natasha and heard frequently in Spain, Portugal, and the Slavic countries, this is a distinctive, strong but feminine member of the Natalie/Natasha family, with the appealing short form Talia.

Like her cousins, Natalia is a name often given to girls born around Christmas.

Natalie Wood was born Natalia. Other namesakes include renowned Russian-born prima ballerina Natalia Makarova and supermodel Natalia Vodianova.

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Famous People Named Natalia

Saint Natalia of Nicomedia, 4th century martyr
Saint Natalia of Cordoba, 9th century martyr
Natalia Tena, British actress.
Natalia Livingston, American actress
Natalia Noemi Keery-Fisher, English singer
Natalia Goncharova, Russian avant-garde artist
Natalia Poleshchikova, birth name of Natasha Poly, Russian supermodel
Natalia Yurchenko, Soviet gymnast
Natalia Kaliszek, Polish ice dancer
Natalia Aleksandrovna Zabiiako, Russian-Estonian pair skater
Natalia Fedner, American fashion designer & contestant on "Under the Gunn"
Natalia Vodianova, Russian model
Natalia Panzarella, American singer from band Bahari
Natalia Doussopoulos, Greek singer
Natalia Kuziutina, Russian judoka
Natalia Taylor, a YouTuber
Natalia Dyer, American actress
Natalia Diamante Bryant (b. 2003), daughter of basketball player Kobe Bryant
Natalia Carolla (b. 2006), daughter of TV personality Adam Carolla
Natalia Baker (b. 2007), daughter of Olivia Namath and Edwin Baker; granddaughter of NFL player Joe Namath
Natalia Scout Lee Stafford (b. 2009), daughter of actress Michelle Stafford
Natalia Froch (b. 2013), daughter of boxer Carl Froch and model Rachael Cordingley
Natalia Gaudio, Brazilian rhythmic gymnast

Pop Culture References for the name Natalia

Natalia Arlovskaya, personification of Belarus in anime "Axis Powers: Hetalia"
Natalia Katkov, character in movie "The Luzhin Defence"
Natalia, character in Barbara Cartland's "A Sword to the Heart"
Natalia Korda, character in the game "Resident Evil: Revelations 2"
Natalia Romanova aka Natasha Romanoff aka Black Widow, character in Marvel Comics
Natalia Dobinski, character in Jenny Nimmo's "The Children of the Red King" series
Natalia Boa Vista, character on TV's "CSI: Miami"
Natalia Rivera Aitoro, character on American soap "Guiding Light"
Natalia, main character in The Time of the Doves by Mercè Rodoreda
Natalia Kaminski, character in the light novel and anime Fate/Zero
Natalia Luzu Kimlasca Lanvaldear, character in the video game Tales of the Abyss
Natalia Shulmenski. character in Laurie Halse Anderson's "Prom"
Natalia Rostova, character in Leo Tolstoy's "War and Peace"
Natalia Borowik, a character in the Polish film series "Ojciec Mateusz" (Father Matthew)
Natalia Rojek (Borejko), a character in the Polish book series "Jeżycjada" written by Małgorzata Musierowicz and main character of one book in these series, "Nutria I Nerwus"
Natalia Boska, a character in the Polish film series "" (
Natalia Romanov (Natasha Romanoff) (Black Widow), Marvel character only mentioned as Natalia Romanov in Captain America: Winter Soldier

Nataschenka, Nat, Natalie, Nataleea, Natasha, Natascha, Tasha, Tusya, Tasya, Nattie, Natalya, Talia, Tata

Natalia's International Variations

Natella, Talya, Nata, Nataly, Nataliya (Russian) Natalina, Nathalia, Natividad, Navidad (Spanish)