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What does Esma mean?

Esma Pronunciation of Esma as a girls' name is an Old French and Spanish name, and the meaning of Esma is "beloved; esteemed; to love; emerald". Esma is a variant form of Amy (Old French, Latin). Esma is also a form of Esme (Old French). Esma is also used as a form of Esmeralda (Spanish).



VARIANTS Esmie, Esmee, Esmay, Esmae

ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA AMY, ESME, ESMERALDA Aimy, Ame, Ami, Amia, Amya, Aymi, Edme, Em, Emmie, Esmaria, Isme, Lala



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How popular is Esma?

Esma is an unusual given name for women. Esma is an equally uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Esma was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its peak position of #1583 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not listed currently. (2018 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Esma name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Esma outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Amy (#205 THE PREVIOUS YEAR), Esmeralda (#377), Esme (#556), Emmie (#598), Amia (#960), Amya (#1123), Esmae (#1616), Ami and Lala are the popular alternative forms of Esma appearing in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Em, are seldom used. These forms of Esma were favored as baby names 5 decades ago (ADOPTION OF 1.78%) and are now much less widespread (ADOPTION 0.24%, 87% LESS). Amy is more widely used than the rest, although Amia appears to be gaining favor too, while versions like Amya are no longer trendy.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Esma, Ami, Amia, Amy, Amya in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Emmie, Esmae, Esme, Esmeralda, Lala in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Amy, Esme outside U.S.

Similar Names

Esma is alike in pronunciation to Asma, Osma and Ozma. Other recommended sound-alike names are Alma, Amma, Bama, Cama, Cosma, Cyma, Dama, Eba, Ebba, Eda, Edda, Edma, Edmea, Edna, Edra, Eena, Eeva, Efa, Eila, Ela, Elba, Elda, Elga, Elia, Elka, Ella, Ellma, Elma, Elna, Elsa, Elsha, Elssa, Elva, Ema, Eman, Emma, Emme, Emmi, Ena, Enya, Erda, Erla, Erma, Erna, Ess, Essy, Esta, Etha, Etna, Etta, Eula, Eva, Evia, Ewa, Fima, Hema, Ima, Irma, Jama, Kama, Kosma, Ooma, Pama, Pima, Rama, Rima, Roma, Sima, Soma, Syma, Toma and Yuma. These names tend to be more commonly used than Esma.

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