Meaning and name origin
Delmar \d(e)-lmar, del-mar\ as a boy's name is pronounced DEL-mar. It is of Spanish and Old French origin, and the meaning of Delmar is "of the sea". Place name and Spanish form of Delmore. Poet Delmore Schwartz.
Delmar is a somewhat popular first name for males (#717 out of 1220, Top 59%) and also a somewhat popular surname or last name for all people (#44097 out of 88799, Top 50%) (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Delmar for boys. Delmar reached its highest rank of #327 in the U.S. in 1930-1939 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Delmar and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Delmer and Delmar. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).