What does Irma mean?
(female) Irim, Isma, ..
(male) Irman, Irmar, .. Middle name pairings:
Irma Jada (I.J.), ..
How popular is Irma?
Irma is a very prominent first name for females (#255 out of 4276, Top 6%) but an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Irma reached its peak position of #152 in the U.S. during the years 1900-1909, but is not listed currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Prominent alternative forms of Irma are Emma (#1 last year), Irmgard and Erma. These relations of Irma were favored as birth names 135 years ago (average #624) and have become much less common since (#1500, down 79.5%), with forms such as Irma going out of style.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Alma▼, Ama, Amma, Asma, Bama, Cama, Carma, Cima, Cyma, Dama, Dorma, Edma, Elma▼, Ema, Esma, Fima, Fruma, Hema, Herma, Iana, Iara, Ida▼, Idra, Ila▼, Ilima, Ilka, Illa, Ilsa, Ima▼, Iman, Ina▼, Inda, Inga▼, Inya, Iola▼, Iona▼, Ira▼, Iren, Irena, Irida, Irina, Iris▲, Irisa, Irit, Irita, Iryna, Isa, Isha, Isla▲, Isme, Ita, Iva▼, Jama, Kama, Karma, Mima, Norma▼, Oma▼, Ooma, Osma, Ozma, Pama, Pima, Prima, Rama, Rima, Roma▼, Sima, Soma, Syma, Tama, Toma, Uma, Yuma and Zuma. These names tend to be less frequently used than Irma.See names in meaning and etymology.