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Name Meaning - Wilma

Origin of the name Wilma

Wilma is a very popular first name. It is more often used as a girl (female) name.

People having the name Wilma are in general originating from France, Germany, Peru, United Kingdom, United States of America.

For another variant of the name Wilma across the world, see Wilhelmina.

Name meaning of Wilma
  • Protector
  • Resolute protector
Numerology Interpretation
  • Name Number: 4
  • Interpretation: Stability, Sameness, Regular, Rules, Condition, Responsibility, Routine, Frame, Detail, Order
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History and Related Information

1 German: contracted form of Wilhelmina.
2 English: either a borrowing of the German name, or an independent coinage, formed as a feminine equivalent of William.

Popularity of the given name

The name Wilma is ranked on the 1,494ᵗʰ position of the most used names. It means that this name is very frequently used.

We estimate that there are at least 143700 persons in the world having this name which is around 0.005% of the population.

The graph below represents the number of people who were given this name for each year since 1900 in the U.S.A.:

The name Wilma has five characters. It means that it is relatively medium-length, compared to the other names in our database.

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