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Gender: Female Origin of Olea: Botanical name, genus of trees

The name Olea is a girl's name . Olea and is often added to lists like Tree Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".

From the experts:

Olea is an unusual botanical name that relates to both olive and oil, brought to public attention when it was chosen by actress Amy Adams as the middle name for her daughter Aviana. Olea is also an occasionally used Norwegian and Danish girl's name and is said to be an Old Hebrew word for night or moon.

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Famous People Named Olea

Olea Croger, American pioneer in the collection of folk music
Lagertha Olea Sofie Broch, Norwegian author and illustrator
Aviana Olea Le Gallo (b. 2010), daughter of American actress Amy Adams

Pop Culture References for the name Olea

Olea, Latin word for "olive"
Olea, genus of plants/trees
Olea, rare feminization of Ole, a Danish & Norwegian form of Olaf
Olea de Boedo, municipality in Castile & Leon, Spain
Olea Medical, develops software to optimize medical images