Aston Villa – What does the Villa stand for in Aston Villa.?

Yes and here it is.
Aston Villa Football Club were formed in March, 1874, by members of the Villa Cross Wesleyan Chapel in Aston which is now part of Birmingham.
Hence Aston-Villa

Aston Villa Football Club (also known as The Villa and The Villans) is an English professional football club based in Aston, Birmingham, who currently play in the Premier League. The club was founded in 1874 and have played at their current home ground, Villa Park, since 1897.

thanks aasiyah
well i do know, but puppet dictator has beaten me to it his answer is spot on and deserves the ten points

btw…….
Aston Villa's first match was against the local Aston Brook St Mary's Rugby team. As a condition of the match, the Villa side had to agree to play the first half under rugby rules and the second half under football rules.[11] Villa quickly became one of the best teams in the Midlands, winning their first honour, the Birmingham Senior Cup in 1880, under the captaincy of Scotsman George Ramsay.

I've always assumed that the "Villa" is derived from Villa Park's proximity to Aston Hall (it's actually sited in what used to be the Hall's grounds).

Villa stand for a nice house hotel look alike…but in aston villa,villa stand for a hooker house

Villa usually refers to a large house that is very expansive. I believe that the word's origin is Latin. You know what they like to say now; "Not in our House"!

It's their home field…Villa is Spanish for "Home". I would say…home.

Theyre all a bunch of villans

it is a VILLAge in Birmingham

Baggy will know this one:))

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