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Universal names and what they mean, for universal, entire.

Adoption of these girl names was at its peak during 1900-1909 (usage of 0.4649%) and has become much less since (usage 0.2306%, down 50.4%), with names such as Erma, Ima and Irma becoming less stylish. Ella (#17) and Emma (#1) are two of the more contemporarily stylish girl names in this list, and there is also a rekindling in birth name popularity for both names. Ello (top 57%) and Elya (72%) are conventional last names.

Alvara - Irma

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Top 1000 baby names ranking of Universal names: Ella, Emma, Emmeline, Erma, Ima

Alvara 1 .. .. possibly from German meaning "universal protector". Alvaia, Alvaraia and Alvata are kreatif forms.

Ella 2 .. .. the German name Alja meaning "entire" .. Common. Ella, Alla (cf. Ebrilla) ends with -lla. [Alla, Ellee, Ellesse, Elletta, Ellia, Ellina, Elly, .. 6 more]

Emma 3 .. From Old French, Old German languages. "Entire, universal." Prominent. Emma, Ema, Ima, like Ellma, uses the unconventional androgynous-sounding -ma ending. Originally a short form of compound .. [Em, Emelyne, Emmalee, Emmeleia, Emmeline, Emmet, Emmi, Emmy, Emmye, Ima, .. 17 more]

Emmeline 4 .. Origin fr. Old French, Old German words. "Entire, universal." Popular, with the feminine -line ending for Emmeline, Emeline, Emmaline like Erline. Variant of Emma, and also influenced by Emily when revived in the 19 .. [Emelina, Emmalyn, .. 2 more]

Erma 5 .. From Old German word. "Entire, universal." Unique, with the -ma suffix for Erma, Irma like Esma. Variant of Irma .. [Ermina, Irma, Irminie, Hermia, Hermine, .. 5 more]

Ermintrude 6 .. .. irm(en) "entire, universal", found in .. Rare, with the androgynous-sounding -de suffix for Ermintrude, Ermyntrude like Eolande. [Ermengard, Irmentrud, Imtrud, Trudy, .. 3 more]

Ima 7 .. Origin fr. Old French, Old German elements. "Entire, universal." Not Top 1000 name. See also Iman. Variant of Emma.

Imelda 8 .. Derivative of Old German, Italian elements. "Universal battle." Rare. Himalda, var. (cf. Imaculada) ends with -da. The name of a 14th century .. [Amelda, Ymelda, .. 2 more]

Irma 9 .. Origin fr. Old German element. "Entire, universal." Not Top 1000 names. Short form of names containing irm .. [Erma, Irmgard, Irmgarde, .. 3 more]

Quick Reference

Summary of Universal names (and variants) for girls.

Alvara - Irma
Alvara, Ella [Elli, Elly, Ellia, Ellie, Ellina, Ellesse, Ellette, Elletta, ..], Emma [Ima, Emmi, Emmy, Emmie, Emmye, Emmot, Emmott, Emmylou, ..], Emmeline [Emeline, Emmalyn, Emelina, Emmaline], Erma [Irma, Hermia, Erminie, Irminia, Irminie, Hermine, Hermione, Herminie, ..], Ermintrude [Trudy, Imtrud, Irmtraud, Ermengard, Irmentrud, Ermyntrude, Ermentraud], Ima, Imelda [Amelda, Imalda, Ymelda, Himalda], Irma [Erma, Irmina, Irmine, Irmgard, Irmgarde, Ermengard]