Adelia Name Meaning & Origin

Adelia

Pronunciation: ə-DEH-lyah; ay-deh-LEE-ə; ay-dee-LEE-ə (key)

Origin of the name Adele:

A name that originated as a shortened form of Adelheid and Adelaide (nobility) but is not bestowed as an independent given name. It was borne by the youngest daughter (c. 1062 - 1137) of William the Conqueror. Var: Adela.

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3/27/19 - Lots of annoying nicknames since people can never pronounce it. No you cannot just give me a different name, especially not Addy.

4/8/11
Adi (pronounced Ay-dee)
Adi (pronounced Ah-dee)
Dee
Dilly
Lia (pronounced Leah)
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Meanings and history of the name Adelia

4/8/11
from Adele (German) "Noble" and Leah (Hebrew) "Bringer of the Gospel"

"Adelia" is a genus of flowering plants in the spurge family, Euphorbiaceae, with subfamily Acalyphoideae.

Elaborated form of ADELA

Famous real-life people named Adelia

Adelia "Ada" Clooney Zeidler, American actor George Clooney's sister.

Adelia in song, story & screen

"Adelia, O La Figlia Dell'Arciere" ("Adelia, or The Archer's Daughter") is an opera in three acts, by Gaetano Donizetti.

The book "Remembering Adelia: Quilts Inspired By Her Diary" by Kathleen Tracy.

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