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Almah

What does Almah mean?

Almah Pronunciation of Almah [almah] as a name for girls. The name Almah means "nourishing, kind; soul; young woman; learned". Almah is an alternate spelling of Alma (Latin, Italian, Hebrew, Arabic): modern name.

Associated with: kind (gracious), soul (life), young, learned (wisdom).

Variations

1 relation via Alma: Allma.

Creative forms:
(female) Alama, Alumah, ..

(male) Alaim, Almo, ..

Middle name pairings:
Almah Charity (A.C.), ..

How popular is Almah?

Almah is an uncommon first name for women. Almah is an equally rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. The only popular variation form of Almah (not ranked) listed in the Top 2000 is Alma (#686 in recent rankings). This relation of Almah reached the height of its popularity a century ago (#54) and has become much less common since (#686, down 94.4%), with Alma becoming somewhat dated. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alma in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alma outside U.S.

Similar Names

Almah is alike in pronunciation to Ellma, Elma, Wilma and Wylma. Other suggested similar names are Abiah, Abrah, Acimah, Adah, Adiah, Adrah, Agnah, Aidah, Ainah, Ala, Alah, Alanah, Alayah, Alba, Alda, Alea, Aleah, Alenah, Alfa, Alia, Aliah, Alicah, Alidah, Alikah, Alima, Alisah, Aliyah, Alizah, Alla, Alliah, Almedah (see Almeda), Almetah, Almidah (see Almeda), Almirah, Almitah (see Almeda), Aloma, Alta, Aluma, Alva, Alvah, Alvar, Alya, Alydah, Alynah, Ama, Amahl, Amal, Amiah, Amma, Annah, Ardah, Ariah, Ashah, Asiah, Asma, Asyah, Avah, Aviah, Blimah, Elah, Elvah, Ramah, Salmah, Selmah, Simah, Talmah and Zelmah. These names tend to be more commonly used than Almah.

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