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Gender: Female Meaning of Natalya: "natal day, Christmas" Origin of Natalya: Russian from Latin

The name Natalya is a girl's name of Russian origin meaning "natal day, Christmas". Natalya and is often added to lists like Cool Girl Names From Around the World and discussed in our forums with posts like "Drop Your Favorite: GIRLS!".

From the experts:

Perfect name for a little girl born at Christmas. Its many variations and pet forms include NATALIA, NATALIYA, NATALIE, NATALY, NATASCHA, TALYA, TALIA, TASHA and TASYA.

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Famous People Named Natalya

Natalya (Natalie Katherine Neidhart), Canadian pro wrestler
Natalya Lisovskaya, Russian Olympic shot putter
Natalya Antyukh, Russian Olympic hurdler
Natalya Sadova, Russian Olympic discus thrower
Natalya "Natasha Poly" Polevshchikova, Russian supermodel
Natalya Alexandrovna Satina Rachmaninoff, cousin and wife of composer Sergei Rachmaninoff

Pop Culture References for the name Natalya

Natalya Arlovskaya, the ‘human name’ of the fictional character and personification of Belarus in the Japanese manga and anime series ‘Axis Powers: Hetalia’
Natalya Feodorovna Simonova, Bond girl in 1995 film "GoldenEye"
Countess Natalya Ilyinichna Rostova, major character in Leo Tolstoy's "War and Peace" and major character in Natasha, Pierre, and The Great Comet of 1812
Natalya, character in the musical Preludes


paulapuddephatt Says:


I love this name so, so much, although slightly prefer the Natalia spelling - with the beautiful Talia nickname. 💝