Velia: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Velia

Velia

Pronunciation: VEHL-yə (key)

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Velia appears to be used most frequently by Spanish and Italian speakers.

Velia is the Italian name for the ancient town of Elea in Italy.

Velia was the name of an ancient hill in Rome.

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Velia is derived from the ancient Roman family name Velius (itself related to the Latin word velare, or "conceal").

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Actress and singer Velia Martinez (1920-1993)

Velia Velcha (3rd century BCE) is the subject of a famous ancient Etruscan frecso; her portrait has been called the "Mona Lisa of antiquity"

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