Meaning and name origin
Esmiralda \e-smiral-da, es-mira-lda\ as a girl's name is of Spanish origin, and the meaning of Esmiralda is "emerald". Esmiralda is a variant of Esmeralda (Spanish): from the word esmeralda for the prized green gemstone.
Esmiralda is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Esmiralda and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Esmeralda (#376). (2014 statistics).