What does Delma mean?
Delma /del-ma/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced DEL-mah. It is of German origin, and the meaning of Delma is "noble, famous". Short form of Adelma. May also be an Irish short form of Fidelma.
Delma▼ has 1 more related form via Fidelma: Fedelma.Kreatif forms: Delda, Delsma. [more]
How popular is Delma?
Delma is a very popular first name for females (#1071 out of 4276, Top 25%) and a slightly less popular last name for both adults and children (#102173 out of 150436, Top 68%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Delma for girls. Delma entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its highest position of #552 in the U.S. during 1910-1919, but is not in the list currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Delma▼ is pronounced similarly to Dalma. Other suggested similar baby names are Dela, Delana, Delena, Delfa, Delia▼, Delina, Della▼, Delta, Delya, Delyn, Desma, Helma, Selma▼, Telma, Velma▼ and Zelma▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Delma.