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Natalie is a timeless baby girl name. Full of charisma and good cheer, Natalie is a traditional name for girls born around Christmas as well as a trendy one for the rest of the year. Natalie Prior is a character on Divergent, Natalie Teeger was the assistant to the titular character on Monk. Keep reading to learn more about this popular name.

Meaning of the name Natalie:

Latin: Christmas Day, birthday of the Lord

Origin of the name Natalie:

Natalie derives from the Latin name Natalia. The Latin name is a convergence of the phrase natale domini (meaning “Christmas Day” or “birthday of the Lord”).

Symbolism of the name Natalie:

Natalie means “Christmas child” in many cultures. Symbols for the name Natalie include wreaths, holly, ornaments, and Christmas trees.

Baby name Natalie

Style of the name Natalie:

Traditional

Gender of the name Natalie:

Natalie is a girl's name.

Pronunciation of the name Natalie:

NAT-ah-lee

Number of syllables in the name Natalie:

Three

Emotion evoked from the name Natalie:

The name Natalie evokes feelings of charisma and festivity.

Alternative spellings for the name Natalie:

  • Natalee
  • Nathalie
  • Nataly
  • Nataleigh

Nicknames for the name Natalie:

Popularity of the name Natalie:

According to the Social Security Administration index, Natalie was the 51st most popular baby girl name in 2020. Natasha ranked among the top 50 baby girl names from 1996-2019.

Related names for the name Natalie:

Great middle names for Natalie and their meanings:

  • Alexa (defender, protector, helper)
  • Brynn (hill)
  • Elaine (sun ray, shining light, torch)
  • Greer (watchful, alert, guardian)
  • Isabelle (my God is an oath)
  • Ivy (evergreen plant)
  • Katherine (pure)
  • Shea (admirable)
  • Tabitha (gazelle)
  • Victoria (victory)

Famous people with the name Natalie:

Natalie in popular culture:

  • Natalie Connors (character in the movie Agent Cody Banks)
  • Natalie Figueroa (character on Orange is the New Black)
  • Natalie Green (character on The Facts of Life)