What does Almeta mean?
Almeta /al-meta/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Latin derivation, and the name Almeta means "ambitious". Almeta is a version of Almeda (Latin) with the suffix -ta.
How popular is Almeta?
Almeta is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#2890 out of 4276, Top 68%) but an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Almeta for girls. Almeta was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its top position of #981 in the U.S. then, but is not listed currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Shown below is an analysis of the usage of the girl name Almeta and corresponding names. Almeda is the only other popular alternative form of Almeta. Variants like Almitah are seldom used. These girl names were at the peak of their popularity during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.29%) and have become much less widespread since, with the version Almeda becoming less trendy. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)