Meaning and name origin
Almeta \a-lme-ta, al-meta\ as a girl's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Almeta is "ambitious". Almeta is a variant of Almeda (Latin): also possibly derived from the Spanish surname Almeida, from the Arabic phrase "al ma'ida", meaning "plateau".
Almeta is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2890 out of 4276, Top 68%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Almeta for girls. Almeta reached its highest rank of #981 in the U.S. in 1910-1919 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Almeta and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Almeta and Almeda. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Almeta is also pronounced similarly to Allmeta and Allmita. Other suggested similar baby names are Aleta▼, Allmeda, Almedah, Almena, Almera and Almida. These names tend to be less commonly used than Almeta.