Lucretia is derived from the Roman family name Lucretius. Although the meaning of the name isn't entirely known, Lucretia is thought to mean "succeed" or "profit." Lucretia was very widely used throughout most of the 20th century, but it is not a common name in modern years.
Similar Names: Loucrezia, Lucreecia
Famous Lucretia Names: Lucretia Garfield (former First Lady of the U.S.), Lucretia Peabody Hale (journalist and writer)