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pinWhat does Imelda mean?

Imelda /imel-da/ as a girls' 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 variants: Amelda, Himalda, Imalda and Ymelda.

Kreatif forms: Imeldaio, Imelidu, Imelna. [more]

pinHow popular is Imelda?

Imelda is a very popular first name for women (#888 out of 4276, Top 21%) but a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Imelda for girls. Imelda entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its highest rank of #844 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Imelda name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Imelda outside U.S.

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Imelda is pronounced similarly to Emelda. Other suggested similar baby names are Amelia, Amelida, Amelya, Emelea, Emelia, Idella, Ieeda, Isolda, Iyeeda, Kelda, Nelda, Orelda, Selda, Velda, Welda and Zelda. These names tend to be less commonly used than Imelda.