What does Delmar mean?
Delmar [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.
Associated with: sea.
(male) Deldar, Dermar, ..
(female) Delna, .. Middle name pairings:
Delmar Huxley (D.H.), ..
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)
Delmar reached its peak position of #317 in the U.S. during 1930-1939, but is not ranked currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Delmer is the only other popular variation form of Delmar rated in the Top 2000. Adoption of these forms of Delmar reached its most widespread during the years 1920-1929 (median #376).
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Adelmar, Algar, Allgar (see Alger), Alomar, Aylmar, Baumar, Cezar, Damar, Danar, Decker, Deems, Deepak, Deker, Dekker, Delani, Delano▼, Delany, Delfin, Delios, Delius, Dell▼, Delles, Delman, Delmon, Delmont, Delon, Delos, Delray, Delron, Delton, Delvin, Delwyn, Demar, Demario▼, Demarko, Demarr, Demas, Denman, Denmark, Denver▲, Deodar, Deshad (see Deshan), Deshal (see Deshan), Deshay, Deval, Dewuan (see Dejuan), Dexter▲, Dilan▲, Dima, Dolan, Dylan, Dyllan, Edmar, Elgar, Ellgar (see Alger), Elmar, Halvar, Hamar, Homar, Ilar, Jamar, Jemar, Jimar, Jomar, Lemar, Omar, Osmar, Palmar, Sezar, Tilar, Ullmar, Ulmar, Umar, Willmar (see Wilmer) and Wilmar. These names tend to be less frequently used than Delmar.See names in meaning and etymology.