What does Vilma mean?
Vilma /vil-ma/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Native American Indian and Old German origin, and the meaning of Vilma is "determined protector". Short form of Vilhelmina.
Vilma▼ has 1 variant: Wilma▼.
Related girl name: Wilhelmina.more]
How popular is Vilma?
Vilma is a very popular first name for females (#908 out of 4276, Top 21%) but a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Vilma for girls. Vilma entered the list in 1910-1919 and reached its peak rank of #782 in the U.S. during the years 1960-1969, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Wilma and Wilhelmina are the prominent variation forms of Vilma. Variants like Villhelmina are seldom used. Adoption of these girl names reached its highest during 1910-1919 (usage of 0.546%) and is now significantly less, with the forms Vilma, Wilhelmina and Wilma becoming less fashionable. Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Vilma and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)