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What does Golda mean?

Golda Pronunciation of Golda as a girls' name is pronounced GOHL-dah. It is of Yiddish origin, and the meaning of Golda is "gold". Jewish name. Made famous by Golda Meir, the late prime minister of Israel.




VARIANTS Goldarina, Goldarine, Golde, Goldee, Goldi, Goldie, Goldina, Goldy, Goldia

(female) Golga, ..

(male) Golga, ..

Golda Sailor (G.S.), ..

How popular is Golda?

Golda is a very popular first name for females (#1736 out of 4276, Top 41%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#36328 out of 150436, Top 24%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Golda reached its apex rank of #337 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

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

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

Which version is better?

Goldie (#1552 IN 2018) and Goldia are the prominent alternative forms of Golda ranked in the Top 2000. Adoption of these forms of Golda was widespread 118 years ago (USAGE OF 0.2%) and has become much diminished since, with forms like Golda becoming somewhat dated.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Golda, Goldia, Goldie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Golda and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Golda is alike in pronunciation to Gilda. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Alda, Allda, Doda, Elda, Gada, Gala, Galea, Galia, Galla, Galya, Garda, Gelya, Gerda, Gila, Gilia, Guida, Hilda, Holda, Hulda, Hylda, Isolda, Joda, Kelda, Loida, Loyda, Nelda, Nilda, Norda, Roda, Ronda, Selda, Tilda, Valda, Velda, Vonda, Walda, Welda, Wilda, Wonda, Wylda, Ysolda and Zelda. These names tend to be less commonly used than Golda.

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