Alta: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Alta

Alta

Pronunciation: AHL-tə (key)

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Altha

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Alta is the name of a river in Ukraine and of a town and river/fjord in northern Norway.

Alta and Tala are anagrams of each other; they contain the same letters.

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The name is from Latin and I've seen the meaning as both "high" and "lofty."

My husband say 'high and mighty"

Possibly from Latin altus or Italian/Spanish alto meaning "high".

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The only Alta I have ever seen on screen was on an old Magnum PI. A model/heroine from Sweden was named Alta

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