Evangelia is a rather popular female name in Greece, the female respective of name Evangelos. Similar to Evangelos, name Evangelia also refers to the messenger of good news and is associated with the Annunciation of Virgin Mary.
Male version of name Evangelia: Evangelos
Nameday of name Evangelos: March 25th
Origin of name Evangelia
As mentioned earlier, Evangelia is a name whose etymology refers to the good news, and for the Greek Orthodox Church is also associated with the Evangelismos of Theotokos, the Annunciation of Virgin Mary. If you want to read additional information about this important religious holiday in Greece, you can check the post for name Evangelos.
Nicknames deriving from name Evangelia
Evangelia has a few nicknames and diminutives, such as Vagelia, Vagelio, Vagelitsa, Litsa, Lia, Eva, Kely, Lili, Lilika, Vaggelina, Vagia, Vagitsa
The Names’ Fairy reveals the meaning of name Evangelia
Evangelia is a a rather introverted person, who doesn’t share her feelings very openly. She is good hearted though, and always ready to assist people when needed.