What does Delmar mean?
Delmar /del-mar/ [2 sylls.] 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.
How popular is Delmar?
Delmar is a somewhat popular first name for males (#717 out of 1220, Top 59%) and an even more popular last name for both adults and children (#21620 out of 150436, Top 14%). (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 Delmar and associated names. Delmer is the only other popular variation form of Delmar rated in the Top 1000. Adoption of these boy names reached its most widespread during the years 1930-1939 (usage of 0.6095%) and is now significantly less, with the forms Delmar and Delmer becoming less in vogue. (2014 Birth Statistics)