Victoria (name)

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Victoria
The Young Queen Victoria.jpg
Queen Victoria is the most famous historical bearer of the name.
Pronunciation /vɪkˈtɔəriə/
Gender Female
Origin
Word/name Ancient Rome
Meaning Victory
Region of origin Latin
Other names
Related names Vicky, Vic, Vicki, Vickie, Vikki, Tori, Vika, Victor, Victory, Vicci, Vickey, Vicktoria, Vik'Toriah

Victoria is a feminine first name. It is also used as a family name.

Origin, meaning and forms[edit]

Victoria is the Latin word for 'victory' or 'conquer' and is used as the feminine form corresponding to the name Victor.

In Roman mythology, Victoria was the name of the goddess of victory, corresponding to the Greek goddess Nike.

There are several different variations of the name Victoria:

  • Arabic: فيكتوريا (Vīktōryā, Fīktūryā)
  • Bulgarian: Виктория (Viktoriya)
  • Belarusian: Вікторыя (Viktoryja)
  • Catalan: Victòria
  • Chinese Simplified: 维多利亚 (Wéiduōlìyà)
  • Chinese Traditional: 維多利亞 (Wéiduōlìyà)
  • Croatian: Viktorija
  • Czech: Viktorie, Viktorka
  • Danish: Viktoria
  • English: Victoriah, Victorea, Victoreah, Victorya, Victorria, Victoriya, Vyctoria, Victorine, Victoreana, Victoriana, Victorina, Victoryna, Victoreena, Viktoria, Vicktoria, Viktorina, Vyctoria, Vyktoria, Vyctorina, Vyktorina, Vyctoryna, Vyktoryna, Victoryn, Vyctorine, Vyctoryn, Vyktorine, Vyktoryn, Vyktoryne, Vitoria, Vicki, Vickie, Vicky, Vickey, Vikki, Vicka, Vika, Victriv, Victriva, Tara, Tori, Tora, Torrie, Torie, Toria, Tory, Vic, Ciki, Ciky
  • Finnish: Vikto[o]ria
  • French: Victoire, Victorina, Victorine
  • Gagauz: Viktoriya
  • German: Viktoria
  • Greek: Βικτώρια (Viktória), Nike
  • Hawaiian: Wikolia
  • Hebrew: ויקטוריה (Viktoryah)
  • Hindi: विक्टोरिया (Vikṭōriyā)
  • Hungarian: Viktória
  • Icelandic: Viktoría
  • Irish: Victeoiria, Buadhnait
  • Italian: Vittoria, Vittoriana
  • Japanese: (ビクトリア?) (Bikutoria), (ヴィクトリア?) (Vikutoria)
  • Korean: 빅토리아 (Biktoria)
  • Latin: Victoria
  • Latvian: Viktorija
  • Lithuanian: Viktorija
  • Macedonian: Викторија (Viktorija)
  • Maltese: Vittorja
  • Persian: ویکتوریا (Vikturiyā)
  • Polish: Wiktoria
  • Portuguese: Victória, Vitória
  • Punjabi: ਵਿਕਟੋਰੀਆ (Vikaṭōrī'ā)
  • Romanian: Victoria
  • Russian: Виктория (Viktoriya), Victoriana, Victorina, Vika
  • Serbian: Викторија, Viktorija
  • Slovene: Viktorija
  • Slovak: Viktória
  • Spanish: Victoria
  • Swedish: Victoria, Viktoria
  • Telugu: విక్టోరియా (Vikṭōriyā)
  • Thai: วิกตอเรีย (Wiktoria)
  • Ukrainian: Вікторія (Viktoriya)
  • Urdu: وکٹوریہ (Vikṭoriyā)
  • Vietnamese: Vĩnh Tuy
  • Yiddish: וויקטאָריאַ (Viktoria)

People[edit]

Given name Victoria, usually without mention of surname[edit]

Given name Victoria, usually with surname[edit]

Surname Victoria[edit]

Fictional characters[edit]

See also[edit]