Meaning and Name Origin
Delmar \d(e)-lmar, del-mar\ as a boys' 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 last name for both adults and children (#44097 out of 88799, Top 50%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Delmar for boys. Delmar reached its peak position of #327 in the U.S. during 1930-1939, but is not ranked currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the boy name Delmar and associated names. The only other popular variation form of Delmar rated in the Top 1000 is Delmer. Adoption of these boy names reached its most widespread during the years 1930-1939 and is now significantly less, with the forms Delmar and Delmer becoming less in vogue. (2014 Birth Statistics)