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Imelda meaning and name origin

Imelda \i-mel-da, im(e)-lda\ as a girl's name is pronounced ee-MEL-dah. It is of Old German and Italian origin, and the meaning of Imelda is "universal battle". The name of a 14th-century virgin Spanish saint. Also made famous by Philippine First Lady Imelda Marcos. Actress Imelda Staunton.

Imelda has 4 variant forms: Amelda, Himalda, Imalda and Ymelda.

Baby names that sound like Imelda are Emelda and Amelida.

Popularity of Imelda

Imelda is a very popular first name for women (#888 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (1990 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of the name Imelda for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Imelda with its variant forms and related girl baby names.
Popularity of name Imelda
Popularity of Imelda