If you are expecting a baby at home, there will surely be many preparations that you should be thinking about. Toys, clothes, cribs, pacifiers, you may even be thinking about its future and, without a doubt, about the name it will bear. There are a wide variety of baby names and many options to choose from. It may be that some of them catch your attention more. Visit our post on original names or rare names to learn more details. In this opportunity we are going to explain the meaning of Victoria .

Etymology of the name Victoria:

According to anthroponymic studies, Victoria is considered to be a very common name of Latin origin. According to legend, Victor I from Africa became the first Pope in all of history , giving way to the teaching of the bishopric in Rome. Among his proposals was to change the Greek language to Latin as the official language for the liturgy. Santa Victoria is also known, a martyr of Diocletian during the third century who was persecuted along with her brother after professing her religion. Victoria is the variant of the name in Spanish.


Víktoria in Greek and Ukrainian, Bittora in Basque, Victoria in English and French, Vitora in Aragonese, Vítora in Galician and Portuguese, Viktara in Belarusian, Viktoria in Bulgarian, Viktora in Esperanto, Vita in Guarani, Vittoria in Italian, Wiktoria in Polish, Gwythyr in Welsh, Wikolia in Hawaiian, Viktorova in Bulgarian, Vitya in Russian. The masculine variants of this name can be Victor or Victorino.A common diminutive can be Vic.

Famous people named Victoria:

  • Victoria Volkova

    • Mexican model, actress, youtuber and makeup artist : also known as Victoria Velázquez, she was born in Santiago de Querétaro in 1992. She began her career by taking fashion design courses. At the age of 18, she created her YpuTube channel where she began uploading content on everyday aspects of her life such as fashion tips, makeup, and personal anecdotes. His recognition in the media has led him to be associated with cosmetic and clothing brands.
    • Victoria Eugenia Santa Cruz Gamarra

    • Peruvian composer, choreographer and designer : she was born in La Victoria in 1922. She is considered one of the greatest exponents and representatives of art in her country. She is the founder of the Teatro y Danzas Negras del Perú company that has presentations in national theaters and television programs. She was appointed director of the Folk Art Center and toured internationally, including representing her country at an Olympic Games festivity, for which she received honors for her merits.
  • victoria beckham

    • British singer, businesswoman and fashion designer : also known as Victoria Caroline Adams or as Posh Spice, she was born in Harlow, Essex in 1974. After entering a contest to be a member of the Spice Girls musical group, she began her artistic career by who gained wide recognition and became known as a fashion icon and media star. Later, after the dissolution of the group, she dedicated herself to her personal company where she is a designer. She is an Officer of the Order of the British Empire, a UNAIDS Goodwill Ambassador and a British Fashion Award winner.

General characteristics of the most famous people named Victoria:

People who bear this name often have a different way of thinking, the originality of their spirit makes them stand out quickly. These are very talented people who have many capabilities to demonstrate. They love challenges, they usually set very high goals and give everything to achieve the objectives. They seek to prove to themselves what they can do. They are usually very independent, smiling and are also demanding , cunning and bright. They tend to get management positions and rise quickly as they can learn very quickly. When they have an idea in mind, it will be difficult for them to give up on it without having gone after its realization.